Echinacea paradoxa (Yellow Coneflower)

This Echinacea produces a 4" bright yellow, droopy petals surrounding a chocolate brown cone over top of dark green foliage. Height 2-3'.

Echinacea attracts bees, butterflies and hummingbirds. Prefers dry to medium well drained soil. Drought tolerate when established. Tolerates heat, humidity and poor soils. Deadhead to promote new blooms or leave the seed heads for the birds. Deer resistant.

  • USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 3-9
  • Exposure: Full Sun
  • Bloom Time(s): May-July