Echinacea 'Summer Cocktail'

As its name suggests, you’ll get a colourful cocktail of soft colours in late summer with this. The buds develop from a soft, hazy yellow and mature to a vibrant orange and salmon pink gradient. More
1 x 9cm plant 510975-1 £10.95 Delivery late February
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3 x 9cm plants 510975-3 £29.95 Delivery late February
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As its name suggests, you’ll get a colourful cocktail of soft colours in late summer with this. The buds develop from a soft, hazy yellow and mature to a vibrant orange and salmon pink gradient.

Because the colour change is gradual, you’ll see the whole trio of colour shades when the plant is in full bloom.

Genus Echinacea purpurea
Variety Summer Cocktail
Type Herbaceous Perennial
Common Name Coneflower
Border Position Middle
Soil Type Acid, Chalky, Sandy, Alkaline, Neutral
Scent Unscented
Site Full Sun, Part Shade
Moisture Well-drained
Height 70cm (28in)
Spacing 45cm (18in)
Sowing, Seeds, Planting Plant in well-drained soil in full sun. 
Care Tips The plants do not like to be crowded - give them space to establish in your garden and avoid winter wet spots.
Flowering July - October
Vase Life No conditioning necessary - they last 2-3 weeks in a vase. You can also remove the petals and use the central flower cone for drying.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
  • Sow Under Cover/Plant Indoors
  • Direct Sow/Plant Outdoors
  • Flowers/Harvest
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