Echinacea Sun Magic Fantastic Yellow
An abundance of long lasting yellow flowers from summer to autumn attract bees to your garden. Foliage will die down in autumn and it is hardy.
Month Available: May
Evergreen / Deciduous: Deciduous
Flower Colour: Yellow
Suitable For Wildlife: Bees
Soil Type: Well-drained
Sun/Shade: Full sun
Season of Interest: Summer, Autumn
Plant Type: Perennial
Main Attribute: Summer flowering
Height / Spread: 40cm x 40cm (16in x 16in)
Once planted, I find Echinacea are best left alone to establish for the best show of flowers.
Where to Plant: Patio pots, Borders
Pests and Diseases: Generally free
Plant Care: Simply cut back after flowering to promote a second flush of flowers later in summer.
Care and Time: Low - summer
Benefits: Long lasting flowers, long flowering period, attractive to bees
History: Echinacea are commonly known as coneflowers and are native to eastern and central North America.