Common nameConeflowerBotanical nameEchinacea hybridVarietyBig Sky® After Midnight®ZoneUSDA Zone 3 to USDA Zone 9 cm)HabituprightWaterweekly during dry spellsFeeduse all-purposeMaintenanceremove spent blooms
Top Coneflower Selections Purple coneflower is one of the toughest, most reliable perennials on the market. Today, though, they come in more than just purple. Here are some of the best we grow in the Better Homes and Gardens Test Garden.
'Orange Luxury' Coneflower Gone are the days when coneflowers came just in purple! Today there's a wealth owhich Echinacea 'Orange Luxury' Growing conditions: Full sun and well-drained soil Size: To 5 feet tall and 2 feet wide Z
Echinacea 'Double Scoop Cranberry' The pompomlike, fully double center is skirted with a frill of slender single petals. The cranberry color of this flower is simply electric in the garden.Full sun Size: To 26 inches tall and 22 inches wide
Superbells® Strawberry Punch - Calibrachoa hybrid - bought two for each window box at North Attleboro, MA - update: These did good in my self-watering window boxes. They bloomed until mid/late-September