Heliopsis helianthoides var. scabra 'Summer Nights'

Oxeye Daisy

  • Cheery golden flowers top dark red stems
  • Good cut flower
  • Attracts butterflies and songbirds

Oxeye Daisy Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Prefers moist, well-drained soil in full sun, but can tolerate drought and some shade.

Remove old flower heads the first six weeks plants are blooming to prolong bloom. After that, let flowers go to seed so birds and other creatures can eat the seed.

Leave the stems standing in winter to provide homes for beneficial insects.

Divide every two to three years to keep plants vigorous.


36-48 Inches


18-24 Inches

Bloom Color:



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Characteristics & Attributes for Heliopsis helianthoides var. scabra 'Summer Nights'

Attracts Wildlife:

  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Attracts Songbirds


  • Naturalizing
  • Border or Bed
  • Mass Planting
  • Native
  • Cut Flower/Foliage

Critter Resistance:

  • Rabbit Resistant
  • Deer Resistant


  • Full Sun

Foliage Color:

  • Green

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Summer

Season of Interest (Foliage):

  • Summer