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Echinacea x 'Hot Papaya'

HOT PAPAYA CONEFLOWER

Buy Hot Papaya Coneflower online. Is the first ever double red to orange coneflower.It is very fragrant and makes excellent cut flowers that last for days.

Height:

24-36 Inches

Spread:

18-24 Inches

Hardiness Zone:

4-9

What's My Hardiness Zone?

Plant Characteristics

Cultural Information*
  • Leaf Scorch - Low Resistance
  • Powdery Mildew - Moderate Resistance
  • Leaf Spot - Low Resistance
  • Root Rot - Low Resistance
Flower Color*
  • Red
Flower Type*
  • Double Blooming
Growth Rate*
  • Medium
Leaf Color Fall*
  • Green
Leaf Color Spring*
  • Green
Leaf Color Summer*
  • Green
Leaf Type*
  • Deciduous/Herbaceous
Nature Assets*
  • Deer Resistant
  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Attracts Bees
Plant Type*
  • Perennial
Preferred Planting Season*
  • Spring Planting
  • Summer Planting
Preferred Soil Conditions*
  • Prefers Dry Soils
  • Average
  • Well-Drained
  • Adapts Well to Most Soil Types
  • Low Water Use
  • Drought Tolerant
Propagation Methods*
  • Cuttings or Divisions
  • Seed
  • Tissue Culture
Season of Interest*
  • Late Summer/Early Autumn
  • Spring Flowering
  • Summer
  • Spring
  • Fall
  • Late Spring/Early Summer
  • Summer Flowering
Sun Exposure*
  • Prefers Full Sun in Northern States
  • Prefers Full Sun in Southern States
Uses*
  • Mass Planting
  • Dried Flowers
  • Wildlife Habitat
  • Border Plant
  • Cut Flowers
  • Near Water Gardens or Ponds
  • Accent Plant
  • Understory Planting
  • Under Power Lines
  • Rock Gardens
 

Homeowner Growing & Maintenance

Echinacea is easy to grow and adapts to most conditions. Feed once a year with a slow release fertilizer. To give your plant the best start possible, we include free fertilizer with every order.

Interesting Notes

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