Coneflowers make an impressive addition to the late summer garden.
Their thick deep taproots make them extremely drought tolerant.
They bloom throughout the summer and their seed heads are attractive throughout the fall and winter.
Zones 4-9. Variety of colors. Bushy plant 22-30".
4-8. Vibrant yellow 3" blossoms on16-18" sturdy, well-branched stems.
Zones 4-8. 16-24". Watermelon-coral flowers are produced on compact plants that boast a long bloom period.
Zones 3-8. Fragrant, light green blooms with a dk. green cone. 20-24"
Zones 4-9. Red-orange pom-pom blooms are highly fragrant. Good cut flower. 30-36"
Zones 4-8. Tangerine orange 4" fragrant blossoms. Strong, well-branched stems. 16-18"
24-26". Rich yellow blossoms with a copper cone produce freely all summer on well-branched, sturdy plants.
Pow Wow Wild Berry
Zones 3-8. Deep pink 4" blossoms on stiff, well-branched stems.
Zones 4-8. Large magenta blossoms form a bushy clump. 15-18".
24-26". Spicy, orange-red blossoms produce freely on well-branched plants.
Zone 4-8. Huge 5-6" fragrant, magenta blossoms on sturdy, near black stems of 24-36"
Sombrero Adobe Orange
This new cone flower is one of the best oranges to date. 2-3" flowers with dark green foliage. Profuse blooms in the garden or containers.
18-20". Zones 4-9.
24-26" deep red blossoms.
Zones 3-8. Fragrant pure white with a green cone flower.
Superior flowering habit. 20-24".
Once established, this versatile ground cover can tolerate dry shade.
Use in mass plantings.
Zones 4-8. Long spurred, amethyst purple flowers are held well above the foliage that emerges bronzy red and turns green in summer, then back to bronze in fall. 8-12"
Broad panicles of purple flowers on dark red stems. Attracts butterflies 2-3'. Zones 3-8.
Miniature version of the Joe Pye weed. 2-3 feet tall.
Zone 4-9. Clusters of bright white flowers set off by chocolate foliage that attracts butterflies. Sun/Shade. Blooms in the fall. 3-4' by 2'.