Yellow Coneflower (Echinacea Paradoxa) 20 seeds (#2142)
About the product
This variety features lightly scented blooms with eye-catching petals, which hang down from central cones. It will attract butterflies into the garden.
Plant is happiest when planted in sites with full sun and well-drained moderately fertile garden soil.
Excellent, long-blooming flower for massing in the border, meadow, native plant garden, naturalized area, wildflower garden or part shade area of woodland garden.
Genus - Echinacea
Species - Paradoxa
Common name - Yellow Coneflower
Pre-Treatment - Not-required, but recommended
Hardiness zones - 3 - 8
Height - 0,90 m
Spread - 0,40 - 0,60 m
Plant type - Perennial Flower
Exposure - Full Sun, Partial Sun, Partial Shade
Growth rate - Fast
Soil PH - Neutral, alkaline
Soil type - Clay Soil, Dry Soil, Shallow-Rocky Soil
Water requirements - Average, Low
Landscape uses - Cutflower, Mixed Border, Wildflower
Bloom season - Early Summer, Summer, Late Summer, Early Fall
Leaf / Flower color - Green, Dark Green / Yellow
Short cold and moist stratification recommended, but not required.
1. Place seeds in a plastic bag with a bit of moist peat moss. Vermiculite is also acceptable.
2. Refrigerate the seeds for one to two weeks.
3. Sow the seeds on the surface of the soil until they begin to germinate. Keep at approx. +15-+20C. Germination in 14-28 days.
Water the soil regularly and do not let it dry out.