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.




Please only place online orders of 18 Plants or more:  

Use Code: FLAT for our discount pricing!

 Visit us:

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 by the middle of  May 2021!