Coneflower, Yellow Prairie

A Yellow Variety of Mexican Hats

Brand: Peaceful Valley    Item Number: SWF1886

$2.99

In Stock! Ships from Northern CA.

$2.99

In Stock! Ships from Northern CA.

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Description

Coneflower - Yellow Prairie - Ratibida columnaris

Perennial Open Pollinated. These are a common sight in the plains and are named for the tall cone centered in each blossom. The red variety of this species are called "Mexican Hat." Drought tolerant perennial found along roadsides, meadows, and disturbed areas in its native range. Can be planted in the garden plot or in a naturalized meadow setting. Pack covers approximately 10 sq ft if broadcast.

Flowers: Good cut flower. Blooms in summer
Attracts: Attracts bees, butterflies, and beneficial insects
Soil: Requires gritty, loose soil
Native: Western US
USDA Zone: 3-9
Plant In: Fall or Spring
Planting Depth: 1/8"
Days to Germinate: 20-45 Days
Height At Maturity: 2'-3'
Sun/Shade Requirements: Full Sun
Water Needs: Light Water
Bloom Season: Summer
Seeding Rate: Use 125 Seeds per Square Foot

Peaceful Valley Farm & Garden Supply brand wildflower seeds from packs are guaranteed to germinate. Once the seeds have sprouted, please understand that Peaceful Valley cannot be held responsible for the many uncontrollable growing and climatic conditions that must be met to ensure the success of your crop(s). Peaceful Valley brand wildflower seeds are all non-GMO.
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Features

  • Attracts Bees/Butterflies
  • Attracts Beneficial Insects
  • Good Fall Color
  • Good for Naturalizing
  • Open-Pollinated
  • Somewhat Drought Tolerant
  • Wildflower

Characteristics

Seed Unit Sizes Seed Pack Bloom Season Summer
Flower Color Yellow Plant Usage Attracts Bees/Butterflies, Attracts Beneficial Insects
Life Cycle Perennial Planting Time Spring, Fall
USDA Zone 3 - 9 Sun Requirements Full Sun
Growth Habit Upright
Seed Unit Sizes Seed Pack
Bloom Season Summer
Flower Color Yellow
Plant Usage Attracts Bees/Butterflies, Attracts Beneficial Insects
Life Cycle Perennial
Planting Time Spring, Fall
USDA Zone 3 - 9
Sun Requirements Full Sun
Growth Habit Upright

Planting & Care

Loosen the top two inches of soil. Mix seed with 10 parts vermiculite. Broadcast this mix over the area to be planted. Compress soil and lightly cover with compost or straw.

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Shipping Information

Shipping Weight: 0.01 lbs. Dimensions: 4.5"L x 3.25"W x 0.1"H

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