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RATIBIDA columnifera f.pulcherrima

Most beautiful upright prairie coneflower. Red-brown daisy-like flowers with downward facing petals and a green cone
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Available Early Spring 2022 - Spring according to the Met office is defined as March 1st - May 31st. Therefore early spring is early March to mid-April. This is not a guaranteed date but an estimate and subject to availability.
individually £13.50 each, 3+ £12.00 each

Delivery Information Available Early Spring 2022
plant size comparison icon 1.5 to 2 Litre


  • Height - 30cm (12in)
  • Spread - 20cm (8in)
  • Herbaceous - Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch. - erect perennial. Pinnate, hairy leaves 3-15cm (1¼-6in) long, leaflets usually linear, entire and often pinnatifid. Flowers, to 8cm (3in) across are carried on branching stems
  • Hardy - very cold winter - Hardy in all of UK and northern Europe. Plant can possibly withstand temperatures down to -20°C (-4°F)
  • Full sun
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - drought-resistant. Good for cutting. Sometimes grown as a biennial or annual
  • Pests & Diseases - trouble free
  • Place of origin - southwestern Canada, western and central USA, to New Mexico
  • Flower Shape - Single - Row of petals round conspicuous stamens - no more than 8 petals
  • Seasonal Interest - Autumn -
  • Summer
  • Soil Conditions - Well drained, dry, poor to moderately fertile soil -
Ratibida - Growing Guide
30cm (12in)
Herbaceous - guide for size not form Hand Trowel
  20cm (8in)

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