Coneflower (Echinacea Big Sky™ Sundown) in the Coneflowers Database

Trade name information:
Series: Big Sky™
Trade Name: Sundown
Cultivar name: 'Evan Saul'
General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Plant Height: 24-36 in. (60-90 cm)
Plant Spread: 15-18 in. (38-45cm)
Leaves: Other: Herbaceous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Orange
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Summer
Late summer or early fall
Fall
Uses: Erosion control
Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Birds
Butterflies
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Miscellaneous: Patent/Plant Breeders' Rights: PP: 17659

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Location: Nortwest N.J.Date: 2017-07-11
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Location: Sun garden Pittsford NYDate: 2009-07-06I am not thrilled with these flowers. Sundown opens well with pal
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Location: In my Wisconsin, zone 4 garden.Date: 2014-07-15
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Date: 2009-07-02
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Comments:
Posted by NJBob (Vernon N.J. - Zone 6a) on Oct 11, 2011 10:37 PM

Also known as Big Sky Sundown

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Echinacea (coneflower) - Which ones have you had success with? by JuliaNY Jun 19, 2017 5:07 PM 77
Trade Name is not a cultivar name. by eclayne Oct 7, 2013 9:04 AM 64

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