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

Trade name information:
Series: Big Sky™
Trade Name: Summer Sky
Cultivar name: 'Katie Saul'
General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Plant Height: 24 inches
Plant Spread: 18 inches
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Other: Peach
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
Miscellaneous: Patent/Plant Breeders' Rights: PP: 18783

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Location: west central IowaDate: Taken early summer 2011
By Maridell
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Location: Beautiful Tennessee Date: Sept. 28, 2014first bloom
By chickhill
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Location: My garden in Northern KYDate: 2008-06-21
By Marilyn
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Image Courtesy of Bloomin Designs Nursery Used with Permission
By vic
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Courtesy Crownsville Nursery
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Location: WADate: SummerVery young plant with bloom coming all summer.
By cocoajuno
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Location: Northwest N.J.Date: 2017-07-16
By NJBob
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Location: Sun Zone 6aDate: 2012-06-20
By ge1836
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Location: Sun Zone 6aDate: 2012-07-02
By ge1836
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By abhege
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Comments:
Posted by NJBob (Vernon N.J. - Zone 6a) on Oct 11, 2011 10:42 PM

Also known as Big Sky Summer Sky.

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Posted by ge1836 (Pittsford NY - Zone 6a) on Aug 2, 2012 3:40 AM

This is the 3rd year in my garden. It spreads nicely and holds a nice group.

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