Looks great in a pot in my sunny location. Attracts butterflies and hummingbirds who eat nearby. My irrigation hits it just right (a little) so that I have no hand watering to do. Just enjoy the red flowers!
Color Coded® 'Frankly Scarlet' Coneflower Echinacea hybrid
- Part Sun to Sun
The optimum amount of sun or shade each plant needs to thrive: Full Sun (6+ hours), Part Sun (4-6 hours), Full Shade (up to 4 hours).
Bright scarlet orange flowers are produced above dark green leaves. Leave the flowers intact into winter to watch birds come to eat!Fragrant FlowerWinter InterestDrought TolerantAttracts:BeesButterfliesResists:DeerNative to North America
CharacteristicsPlant Type:PerennialHeight Category:MediumGarden Height:26 - 28 InchesSpacing:16 - 20 InchesSpread:16 - 20 InchesFlower Colors:OrangeFlower Colors:RedFlower Shade:Scarlet orangeFoliage Colors:GreenFoliage Shade:Dark greenHabit:UprightContainer Role:Thriller
Plant NeedsLight Requirement:Part Sun to SunMaintenance Category:EasyBloom Time:Mid SummerBloom Time:Late SummerHardiness Zones:4a, 4b, 5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8bWater Category:AverageSoil Fertility Requirement:Average SoilSoil Fertility Requirement:Fertile SoilSoil Fertility Requirement:Poor SoilSoil PH Category:Acidic SoilSoil PH Category:Alkaline SoilSoil PH Category:Neutral SoilUses:Border PlantUses:ContainerUses:Cut FlowerUses:Dried FlowerUses:Mass PlantingMaintenance Notes:
Grow in sunny and hot locations with well-drained soils. Tolerates light shade, but best performance is in full sun. Drought tolerant once established.Color Coded® 'Frankly Scarlet' Echinacea hybrid USPPAF, Can PBRAF
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Lisa DD, Minnesota, United States, 8 weeks ago