Cherry Fluff Echinacea
at Goffle Brook Farms
Gardeners who love unusual and unique contrasting color take note, this coneflower will add pizzazz and interest to any garden bed. With an explosion of bi-colored blossoms from mid-june through September it will provide interest all season long. The centers of the blossom are bright lime green radiating outward and having pale pink colored petals with contrast with its stunning olive green foliage.
Easy to grow and long-lived, this Echinacea has a very hardy nature and is resistant to environmental stresses, from heat and humidity to cold and drought. Echinaceas are resistant to most pests and diseases. Cherry fluff echinacea are ideal for enhancing both beds and border within the landscape and make for excellent cut flowers when placed in vases. Take note though, these plants bloom profusely, so you may need to stock up on things to put them in.
What really makes them ideal is that this plant stays compact and tidy. Lavish your summer songbirds, which come to feast on their seed-filled cones. A truly lovely, trouble-free perennial garden with the multi-toned beauty of Cherry Fluff and watch the magic unfold for yourself! Available in the Garden Center in Ridgewood New Jersey.
Color: cream white – light cherry pink
Bloom Time: June – September
Sun/Shade: Full sun
Soil: Average garden soil
Moisture: Moist, but well drained
Habit – Compact
Zone 4 thru 9
Plant Height 12 in – 15 in
Plant Width 15 in – 18 in