Coneflower (Echinacea Sombrero® Salsa Red) in the Coneflowers Database

Trade name information:
Series: Sombrero®
Trade Name: Salsa Red
Cultivar name: 'Balsomsed'
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 inches
Plant Spread: 26 inches
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Red
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Butterflies
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Patent/Plant Breeders' Rights: PP23,105; EU PBR35270


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Posted by clintbrown (Medina, TN - Zone 7b) on Aug 10, 2012 12:05 PM

This plant has a nice fragrance similar to roses.

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