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Echinacea x 'Santa Fe'

LAKOTA™ FIRE CONEFLOWER

Breeder
Buy Lakota™ Fire Coneflower online. This new seed strain of 'Santa Fe' shows a variety of beautiful shades of red, varying from reddish-orange to pinkish red. Each 3½" flower has horizontal petals. With a shorter stature, it is a great fit for the front of the border, small spaces, and combination containers. Just like other Coneflowers, this will bloom nearly all summer long, all the way up to frost.
  • New Item

Height:

12-16 Inches

Spread:

16-18 Inches

Hardiness Zone:

4-8

What's My Hardiness Zone?

Plant Characteristics

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

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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