Photo Courtesy of North Creek Nurseries

Ratibida pinnata (Greyhead Coneflower)

This perennial features a grayish central cone that darkens to brown once the yellow rays drop off, and slender hairy stems bearing small upper leaves and long lower leaves. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms early to late spring
3-5 ft tall x 1.5-2 ft spread
HARDY to -30°F (-34.4°C)
Attracts pollinators
Drought tolerant


Zone Zone 3
Exposure Full Sun
Moisture Low to Moderate Moisture
Native to Native