PlantsConeflowers→Coneflower (Echinacea Sombrero® Salsa Red)

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
Fragrant
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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Location: My garden in Aurora, Ontario zone 5bDate: 2015-08-01
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Location: Zone 6bDate: 2020-07-22
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Location: Eagle Bay, New YorkDate: 2021-08-13Echinacea Sombrero Salsa Red
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Location: My Cincinnati Ohio gardenDate: June 16, 2014Salsa Red in a garden bed
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Location: My garden, central NJ, Zone 7ADate: 7/10/15Echinacea Sombrero Salsa Red
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Location: Botanical Gardens of the State of Georgia...Athens, GaDate: 2019-10-13Orange Coneflower 011
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Location: My Cincinnati Ohio gardenDate: July 3, 2014Echinacea Salsa Red
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Location: Zone 6bDate: 2020-07-17
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Location: Nortwest N.J.Date: 2017-07-16
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Comments:
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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