Echinacea Big Sky 'Sundown (Evan Saul)' PP17,659

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Coneflower

USDA Hardiness Zone 4-8

If you have ever heard the phrase "red sky at night, sailor's delight", you will be reminded of this Coneflower.
Intense orange petals around a dark reddish-orange cone.
Fragrant, well branched and vigorus.

Height

30-40 Inches

Spread

18-24 Inches

Color

Orange

Interesting Notes

Bred by Richard Saul of Atlanta Georgia.

Bloom Time

July-September

When to Divide

spring or fall

Good Companions

Goldenrod (Solidago rugosa), Fountain Grass (Pennisetum alopecuroides), Russian Sage (Perovskia atriplicifolia), Yarrow (Achillea ), Little Titch Catmint (Nepeta racemosa)

Characteristics & Attributes

Attracts Wildlife
Butterflies
Attributes & Uses
Dried Flowers
Cut Flowers
Fragrant
Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Exposure
Full Sun
Foliage Color
Green
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Fall
Summer
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Summer
Fall
Soil Moisture Preference
Well-drained
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