This flower thrives in 8-9 hours of full sun. Use with only organic soil conditioners and water frequently in summer weather with temperatures above 85 degrees F. Prunning is a little mystery and not an exact science, so work it from trial and error.
Color Coded® 'Yellow My Darling' Coneflower Echinacea hybrid
Rich yellow flowers are produced above dark green leaves. Flowers age to creamy yellow. Leave the flowers intact into winter to watch birds come to eat!Fragrant FlowerDrought TolerantAttracts:BeesButterfliesResists:DeerNative to North America
CharacteristicsPlant Type:PerennialHeight Category:MediumGarden Height:18 - 24 InchesSpacing:16 - 20 InchesSpread:16 - 20 InchesFlower Colors:YellowFoliage Colors:GreenFoliage Shade:Dark greenHabit:UprightContainer Role:Filler
Plant NeedsLight Requirement: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).Maintenance 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® 'Yellow My Darling' Echinacea hybrid USPP 32,104, Can PBRAF
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