Coneflower (Echinacea purpurea 'Amazing Dream') in the Coneflowers Database

Trade name information:
Series: Dream™
Cultivar name: 'Amazing Dream'
General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Dry
Soil pH Preferences: Moderately acid (5.6 – 6.0)
Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 10b
Plant Height: 18-24in. (45-60cm)
Plant Spread: 18-24 in. (45-60 cm)
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Pink
Red
Other: Deep pink
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Summer
Late summer or early fall
Fall
Other: Deadheading flowers ensures more flowering throughout the season. June, July, August, September, October.
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Uses: Cut Flower
Dried Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Birds
Butterflies
Hummingbirds
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Drought tolerant
Propagation: Seeds: Other info
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Root
Division
Other: Divide clumps in spring every 3 - 4 years.
Pollinators: Various insects
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Patent/Plant Breeders' Rights: PP23019; EU35489

Photo courtesy Terra Nova Nurseries, Inc. wwwterranovanurseries.c

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Date: 2010-03-22Photo courtesy Terra Nova Nurseries, Inc. wwwterranovanurseries.c
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