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at Ireland Street Orchards

330  Ireland Street

Chesterfield, Ma 01084

May - July

Monday- Sunday 9a.m.- 5p.m.


Chris Reid and Anna Maunz

home: 413-238-4212

cell: 717-357-0404

P.O. Box 251

Worthington, Ma 01098

Online orders will be availble for pick up at our farm stand beginning in May!


Inula helenium

Perennial (Zone 3)

365 Days to Harvest (Root)

Up to 6’ Tall

18”-24” Apart


A tall plant that grows from a basal rosette with many branches and yellow flowers that bloom mid to late summer. The roots are used medicinally as an expectorant, anti-bacterial, and antimicrobial. The roots can also be used to make a blue dye, and the flowers are used to make a yellow/orange dye.