Ratibida columnifera 'Red'

Mexican Hat


Photo courtesy of Swift Greenhouses, Inc.

  • Bushy, hardy plant
  • Dark red flowers heads with yellow edges
  • Flowers resemble sombreros
Border or Bed
Border or Bed
Cut Flower/ Foliage
Cut Flower/ Foliage
Garden
Garden
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Full Sun
Full Sun
Summer
Summer
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Butterflies



Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Grown best in full sun and well drained soil.  Very drought tolerant


Height: 12-36 in
Spacing: 15 in
Price Level 1: $7.99 ea.~#1
Bloom Color: Red, Yellow
Zone: 3-8
Price Level 2: 5 for $35~#1
 

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


Attributes:

  • Garden
  • Summer Bloomer
  • Border or Bed
  • Cut Flower/ Foliage

Critter Resistance:

  • Deer Resistant

Exposure:

  • Full Sun

Habit:

  • Upright

Foliage Color:

  • Green

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Summer

Attracts Wildlife:

  • Attracts Butterflies

Soil Moisture:

  • Dry Soil
  • Average Water