Sombrero® Salsa Red Coneflower

Hardy coneflower with bright red flowers


Botanical Name: Echinacea Sombrero® Salsa Red ('BALSOMSED')

Habit: Upright

Height: 18"-20"

Spread: 18-24"

Hardiness Zone: 4-9

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Type
Perennial

Flower
Red

Foliage
Green

Season
Blooms in Spring

Season
Blooms in Summer

Light
Sun

Description

The Sombrero® series is known for its well-branched and compact growth habit. An extremely hardy, floriferous coneflower with bright red flowers that will brighten up any garden. Blooms from late spring to late summer.

 

PP23105.  Introduced by Darwin Perennials.  Photos courtesy of Darwin Perennials.


Plant Characteristics

Performance

  • Great Garden Performance
  • Reliable Consumer Success
  • Easy to Grow
  • Low Maintenance
  • Multi-Season Interest
  • Improvement Over Existing Selections
  • Long Blooming

Special Features

  • Cool & Unique
  • Disease Resistant
  • Pest / Insect Resistant
  • Heat Tolerant
  • Cold Tolerant
  • Salt Tolerant
  • Fragrant Blooms
  • Cut / Dried Flowers
  • Cut Foilage/Stems

Functionality

  • Small, Urban Yards
  • Kid & Pet Friendly
  • Great in Containers
  • Edible Garden
  • Privacy Screening
  • Erosion Control
  • Wet Areas
  • Climbing

Wildlife & Environment

  • Attracts Pollinators
  • Attracts Butterflies / Hummingbirds
  • Deer Resistant
  • Non-Invasive
  • Low Water Usage / Drought Tolerant
  • Native / Nativar

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Zipcode 29201
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