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botanical name:
Echinacea 'Harvest Moon'
Echinacea 'Harvest Moon' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Cone flower
synonyms:  Echinacea 'Matthew Saul'
family:  Asteraceae
characteristics: perennial, scented/aromatic
height: 0.75m
width: 0.60m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: clump
leaf colour: green
flower colour: golden
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun
conditions: dry soil, moist soil
preferred soil pH: neutral
minimum temp: -30°C
USDA zone: 4 to 9
description:
Large fragrant flowerheads with golden yellow petals and a large dark orange-brown central cone. Compact habit with very sturdy stems.

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
Attractive to insects

other notes:
Big Sky Series cultivar, bred by Saul Nurseries, Georgia, USA

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