PlantsConeflowers→Coneflower (Echinacea Sombrero® Lemon Yellow Improved)

Trade name information:
Series: Sombrero®
Trade Name: Lemon Yellow Improved
Cultivar name: 'Balsomemyim'
General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Plant Height: 18 - 22 inches
Plant Spread: 22 - 24 inches
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Yellow
Other: Bright yellow with a copper cone
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Other: Cut back faded flowers to ensure more flowering throughout the season.
Uses: Cut Flower
Dried Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Birds
Butterflies
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Drought tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Patent/Plant Breeders' Rights: PPAF US7,982,110; EU PBRAF

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Location: Photo by Carol Bacskai; zone 5b, Yorkville, ILDate: 2020-08-17
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