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

Trade name information:
Series: Big Sky™
Trade Name: Sunrise
Cultivar name: 'Sunrise'
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: 18 inches
Plant Spread: 24 inches
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Yellow
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Butterflies
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Miscellaneous: Patent/Plant Breeders' Rights: PP: 16235

Perfect yellow flower, when first open.

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Location: My garden in Northern KYDate: 2006-07-01
By Marilyn
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Location: My garden in Northern KYDate: 2006-06-26
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Date: 2012-07-13
By Paul2032
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Photo Courtesy of Lazy S'S Farm Nursery.
By Joy
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Comments:
Posted by virginiarose (Virginia) on Jan 13, 2014 5:15 PM

I was disappointed in how it faded to a completely white flower in three days.

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