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

Trade name information:
Series: Dream™
Cultivar name: 'Tangerine 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: 24-36 in. (60-90 cm)
Plant Spread: 24-36 in. (60-90 cm)
Leaves: Deciduous
Other: Herbaceous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Orange
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Summer
Late summer or early fall
Fall
Other: Deadheading flowers ensures more flowering throughout the season. July, August, September, October.
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Birds
Butterflies
Hummingbirds
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Drought tolerant
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Division
Pollinators: Various insects
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Patent/Plant Breeders' Rights: PP21773; EU38248

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Location: Northern Illinois (Zone 5a)Date: 2014-07-03
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Location: Kalama, WaDate: 2011-10-08
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Date: 2009-01-05Photo courtesy Terra Nova Nurseries, Inc. wwwterranovanurseries.c
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Location: My garden in Aurora, Ontario zone 5bDate: 2015-07-27
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Location: Kalama, WaDate: 2011-09-12
By Joy
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Image Courtesy of Bloomin Designs Nursery Used with Permission
By vic
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