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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
Fragrant flowerheads with narrow coppery-orange ray petals and prominent deep brown central cones. Forms clumps of branching stems and narrow deep green leaves.

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

By division

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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