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Echinacea 'Evan Saul' (Coneflower)

Echinacea 'Evan Saul' Big Sky™ Sundown PP17659

Coneflower

Exceptionally large, flat-topped flowers in early to mid summer. 'Sundown' is a selection with a deep orange cone surrounded by broad petals in susnset shades of orange and rose. This plant is trouble free and easy to grow!


Height

24-30 Inches

Spread

18 Inches

Bloom Color

Orange

USDA Hardiness Zone 4-9

Coneflower Interesting Notes

Sundown is the 2nd intense orange coneflower from ItSaul Plants. Standing 8-10" taller than Sunset, Sundown's flowers are slightly smaller but possibly more prolific. Echinacea 'Evan Saul' is a fragrant, superb garden cut flower, and butterfly attractor. Echinacea Sundown 'Evan Saul' thrives in zones 5-8. - Itsaul Plants

The prominent, bristly seed heads of Echinacea inspired the generic name of the plant, taken from the Greek word echinos, meaning hedgehog.

Echinacea 'Evan Saul' Growing and Maintenance Tips

Coneflowers grow easily in areas with full sun or with afternoon shade. Once established, they tolerate dry soil.

Key Characteristics & Attributes

Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Hummingbirds
Hummingbirds
Songbirds
Songbirds
Butterflies
Butterflies
Full Sun
Full Sun
Part Sun
Part Sun
Summer
Summer
Average
Average
Dry
Dry
Cut Flower
Cut Flower
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant

Additional Information

Soil Moisture Needs
Well-Drained
Propagation Type
Tissue culture
Attributes
Dry Sun
Meadow