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botanical name:
Echinacea 'Sunrise'
Echinacea 'Sunrise' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Cone flower
family:  Asteraceae
characteristics: perennial, scented/aromatic
height: 0.80m
width: 0.45m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: clump
leaf colour: green
flower colour: yellow
stem/bark: green
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun
conditions: dry soil, moist soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -35°C
USDA zone: 4 to 9
Large, well formed, fragrant flowers with bright yellow petals around large green-tinged central cones, borne on strong erect stems.

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

By division

Commercial propagation protected by Plant Breeder's Rights

Attractive to insects.

other notes:
One of the Big Sky Series. Selected by Richard Saul, Georgia, USA.
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