Ratibida pinnata Ratibida pinnata

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Ratibida pinnata

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  • Adds Height to Garden,
  • With Stands Harsh Conditions,
  • Midsummer Blooms,
Common Name:Prairie Coneflower
Plant Type:Perennial
Brand:American Beauties Native Plants
Hardiness Zone: 3, 5, 6, 7, 8 What is my zone?
Height:2 - 5 Feet
Spread:2 - 3 Feet
Exposure:Full Sun (+6 hrs.)
Part Shade (4-6 hrs.)
Nature Attractions:Bee-Friendly, Butterflies, Songbirds
Critter Resistance:Deer
Flower Color:Yellow Shades

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(Prairie Coneflower)Native bloomer, Ratibida pinnata also known as the Prairie Coneflower is often found in prairies and in fields. Standing 3-5 foot tall, the bright yellow petals face downward around the dark brown disk. When crushed, the disk has a scent of fresh anise. Hardy in zones 3-8, Ratibida pinnata can withstand dry condition's, as well as being planted in areas of clay or sand. Planted in full sun to part shade, midsummer the robust blooms will appear. A great attractant for butterflies and hummingbirds, Ratibida pinnata does not interest the deer. Enjoy this stunning native flower in fields, meadows as well as in your butterfly gardens.
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Ratibida pinnata

Common Name Prairie Coneflower
USDA Hardiness Zone 3, 5, 6, 7, 8
Plant Type Perennial
Brand American Beauties Native Plants
Sun Exposure Full Sun (+6 hrs.), Part Shade (4-6 hrs.)
Soil Moisture Needs Dry, Moderate
Nature Attractions Bee-Friendly, Butterflies, Songbirds
Critter Resistance Deer
Flower Color Yellow Shades
Attributes Cut Flower or Foliage, Deciduous, Dried Flower, Drought Tolerant, Native
Design Use Massing, Specimen, Structure
Season of Interest (Flowering) Late Summer, Summer

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