Growing & Maintenance:

In spring, apply balanced fertilizer according to package directions. From spring to fall, plant requires 1" water per week. Drought tolerant once established. Deadheading will prolong the flowering period.

Sombrero® Salsa Red Coneflower

Echinacea x 'Balsomsed' (PPAF)

Plant Type: Perennials
Brilliant, rich red flowers bloom all summer long and into fall on a very compact, well-branched plant. Attracts butterflies.

Height: 18-24 In
Spread: 16-22 In
Spacing: 18-22 In
Hardiness Zone: 4-9
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Characteristics & Attributes for Echinacea x 'Balsomsed'

Sunlight Requirements

Full Sun (6 or more hours direct sunlight)

Invites Nature

Attracts Butterflies

Season of Interest (Flowering)

Summer

Season of Interest (Foliage)

Fall

Features

Cut Flower/Foliage
Long Blooming

Habit

Compact

Foliage Color

Green

Landscape Function

Container
Mass Planting
Border or Bed

Soil Preferences

Moist, Well-Drained