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botanical name:
Echinacea 'Art's Pride'
Echinacea 'Art's Pride' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Cone Flower, Orange Meadowbrite
family:  Asteraceae
characteristics: perennial, scented/aromatic
height: 0.60m
width: 0.75m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: clump
leaf colour: green
flower colour: orange
main season: Summer
medicinal symbol medicinal
aspect: full sun
conditions: dry soil, moist soil
preferred soil pH: neutral
minimum temp: -30°C
USDA zone: 4 to 9
description:
Fragrant flowerheads with narrow coppery-orange ray petals and prominent deep brown central cones. Forms clumps of branching stems and narrow deep green leaves.

cultivation:
Well drained, reasonably fertile soil in full sun. Will tolerate dry soils and hot conditions.
Deadhead to prolong flowering.

propagation:
By division

usage:
Borders, good cut flower

other notes:
Hybrid of E. purpurea 'Alba' x E. paradoxa.
Raised by Dr. Jim Ault at the Chicago Botanic Gardens

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