Coneflower, Upright Prairie
Perennial growing up to 3 feet. Grows in full sun and dry to medium soils. Tolerates drought and some shade but intolerant of heavy clay soils.Yellow flowers with long cylindrical disks bloom from June to September and attract a variety of pollinators.
Species: Ratibida columnifera
Aster Family: Asteraceae
Other common names: Mexican Hat, Red-spike Mexican Hat, Prairie Coneflower, Long-headed Coneflower, Thimbleflower
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