Echinacea purpurea 'Mellow Yellows'

Coneflower


Photo courtesy of Prides Corner Farms

  • Golden yellow, long lasting flowers
  • Sturdy stems makes this a great cut flower
  • Very floriferous
  • Bee magnet
  • Provides seeds for birds in the winter
Border or Bed
Border or Bed
Cut Flower/ Foliage
Cut Flower/ Foliage
Fragrant
Fragrant
Garden
Garden
Long Blooming
Long Blooming
Mass Planting
Mass Planting
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant



Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Plant in full-part sun. Prefers well drained soil. Deadhead to promote blooms summer-fall.


Height: 31 in
Spacing: 15 in
Price Level 1: $10.99 ea.~#1
Bloom Color: Yellow
Zone: 4-8
Price Level 2: 4 for $40~#1
 

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


Attributes:

  • Mass Planting
  • Disease Resistant
  • Long Blooming
  • Fragrant
  • Garden
  • Border or Bed
  • Cut Flower/ Foliage

Critter Resistance:

  • Deer Resistant

Exposure:

  • Full Sun
  • Partial Sun

Habit:

  • Upright

Foliage Color:

  • Green

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Summer

Attracts Wildlife:

  • Attracts Hummingbirds
  • Attracts Pollinators
  • Attracts Butterflies

Soil Moisture:

  • Dry Soil
  • Average Water