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Echinacea x. 'Cherry Melon' (Coneflower)

(Smoothie™ Series) Petals that fade from deep fuchsia to bright orange tips droop from a large pink-orange spiny, flattened cone and grow on stout stems bearing narrow leaves. Rapid growth rate.

Use as cut or dried flowers. Be sure to keep some flowers in the garden over winter as the blackened heads provide cold-season garden interest, as well as food for finches and other winter birds.

Blooms mid-summer to early fall
2-2.5 ft tall x 1.5-2 ft spread
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Deer and rabbit resistant
Drought tolerant

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Zone Zone 4
Exposure Full Sun
Moisture Low to Moderate Moisture
Native to Native Cultivar

(Jolly Jewel™ Series) Clusters of small magenta-pink saucer-shaped flowers that have dark purple centres grow on deep green foliage that creates a dense spreading mound. Fast growth rate.

Blooms early summer to mid fall
1 ft tall x 1 ft spread
Attracts butterflies
Drought tolerant
Deer and rabbit resistant
Groundcover

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Cream white, moderate growth rate, blooms early to late summer, 3-4 ft tall x 1.5-2.5 ft wide, full sun.

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Long lasting purple flower spikes grow on a shorter plant from summer into fall. Finely textured with a dense, upright, compact habit with sturdy branching. 18-14″ tall x 16-18″ spread. Full Sun.

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A massive show of golden yellow blooms with black centres are produced from July to September. Compact habit. 18-24″ tall x 18-24″ spread. Full Sun.

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From a petite habit of deep green foliage, spikes of pure white blooms emerge in early to mid-summer. If deadheaded, it will rebloom. Compact mounding habit. 10-12″ tall x 12-14″ spread. Full Sun.

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Large golden flowers, dark green foliage. Blooms late summer to mid fall. 3ft x 2ft wide. Moderate growth rate. Full sun to partial shade. Native.

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(Prairie Stars™ Collection) Rich, warm red flowers surround an orange brown cone and grow en masse above bright green foliage. Rapid growth rate.

Use as cut or dried flowers. Be sure to keep some flowers in the garden over winter, as the blackened heads provide cold-season garden interest, as well as food for finches and other winter birds.

Blooms mid-summer to early fall
2 ft tall x 2.5 ft spread
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Deer and rabbit resistant
Drought tolerant
Fragrant

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(Smoothie™ Series) Petals that fade from deep berry-red to white tips droop from a large dark pink spiny, flattened cone and grow on stout stems bearing narrow leaves. Medium growth rate.

Use as cut or dried flowers. Be sure to keep some flowers in the garden over winter as the blackened heads provide cold-season garden interest, as well as food for finches and other winter birds.

Blooms mid-summer to early fall
2-2.5 ft tall x 1.5-2 ft spread
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Deer and rabbit resistant
Drought tolerant

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