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Echinacea 'Sombrero Hot Coral'

An incredible crowd-pleaser whose flowers open coral and then deepen to vermillion.
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1 x 9cm pot

3 x 9cm pots

1 x 2 litre pot

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Details:

Type
Perennial
Position
Border (Middle)
Soil
Broad Tolerance
Flowers
July - September
Height
75cm (30in)
Group/Species
x hybrida
Common name
Coneflower
Moisture
Well-drained
Aspect
Full Sun
Spread
45cm (18in)

Description

An incredible crowd-pleaser whose flowers open coral and then deepen to vermillion.

Plant right at the front of a border, or in a perennial pot and keep picking for the house too. It lasts 2-3 weeks in a vase.

Care Tips

Echinacea do not like to be crowded, give them space to establish in your garden and avoid spots that are wet in winter. Mulch around the plants in autumn but not over the crowns. Once planted, they are best left alone; they do not transplant well.