Echinacea paradoxa


Yellow Coneflower

Dark brown cones with a skirt of sunny yellow petals set this coneflower apart from others. Native to prairies, it is at home with grasses and other sun-loving plants.

Full of nectar, the blooms attract butterflies. As the flower matures, it produces seed that feeds songbirds.

Full sun. Drought tolerant Average to dry soils. Height 2-3′. Spread 18″. Zones 4-7.

4.5″ pot