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Echinacea Sombrero Salsa Red for Sale Online
Echinacea Sombrero Salsa is a hybrid Coneflower that produces bright red circular flowers that bloom throughout the summer attracting butterflies and other pollinating perennials.
Growing 2 feet tall and wide, their compact size makes them perfect for a container or border garden! All the while, the coneflowers will easily steal the attention with their unbeatable color in a mixed landscape.
Some notable benefits of the Sombrero Salsa Red Coneflower, beyond its vibrant hues, include its impressive tolerance to a wide range of conditions, as well as the impressively long bloom times. The sombrero hybrids are known to be heavily tolerant of drought, heat, and intense summer climates.
Ideal care for these herbaceous perennials includes full sun and well-drained soils. Because of their drought tolerance, you won't likely have to worry about watering your flowers, for your area's natural precipitation should suffice.
Take your wildflower garden to the next level this summer season with the orange-red beauty that is the Sombrero Salsa Red Coneflower!
|Mature Height:||2 to 3 Feet|
|Mature Width:||20 to 26 Inches|
|Selling Points:||Long-blooming; fragrant; attracts butterflies and pollinators|
How to Care for Echinacea Sombrero Salsa Coneflower
Be sure to read our planting instructions to ensure a healthy and happy plant for years to come!
What is the best light for Echinacea Sombrero Salsa?
This coneflower thrives in the hard-to-plant full sun areas of your garden. While it can tolerate a number of light conditions, plant in full sun for optimal blooms.
What soil should I plant my Coneflower Sombrero Salsa Red?
One of the reasons this hybrid coneflower is so beloved is that it is tolerant of a very wide range of soils. Ideally it should be planted in rich, well-draining soil. When planting, you may want to add some organic material such as compost or topsoil to the existing soil for added nutrients.
How often should I water my Echinacea Sombrero Red Salsa?
Water weekly after planting but once the roots of your Sombrero Coneflower have established, the plant will be drought tolerant and can live off of low amounts of water. If you live in an especially sunny or warm area be sure to adjust accordingly.
Do I need to prune my Coneflower Plant?
As always, you can remove spent flowers (deadheading) or dead and dying stems, but coneflowers are able to thrive if left unpruned. However, if you would like, pruning in the early spring can improve the number and length of the blooms.