15-18" tall x 18-24" wide. Golden Skipper Echinacea (Coneflower) has lemon-yellow blooms that attract scores of pollinators to the garden. Their compact size is ideal for small urban gardens and equally at home in meadows or formal plantings. The Butterfly™Series of Echinacea features pint-sized plants selected for their intense color and superior garden performance. Truly hardy and quick to establish, Butterfly™Series Echinacea bloom with abandon over a long season from early to late summer. The series is named for the abundance of butterflies visiting breeding fields in the Netherlands where this variety originated. Golden Skipper Echinacea produces lovely seed heads in autumn that invite goldfinches and other songbirds to forage. Coneflowers preform best in full sun with moderate moisture and well-drained soil. Plants are deer-resistant and drought tolerate once established.
|Item Package Size|
Plant - 3" Pot
Butterfly™Golden Skipper Coneflower
Echinacea Butterfly™Golden Skipper
5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Full Sun, Half Sun / Half Shade
|Estimated Mature Spread|
Early summer to fall
Crown of plant should rest just at or above the soil surface after watering in.
Dark green, oval to lance shaped leaves.
Average Soil, Drought/Dry Soil
Dry, Average, Well Draining
Attract Butterflies, Easy To Grow, Attract Birds, Bee Friendly, Deer Resistant, Native, Good For Cut Flowers, Good For Containers, Extended Bloom Time (more than 4 weeks)
Northeast, Southeast, Midwest, West, Southwest, Pacific Northwest
Spring / Summer
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