Echinacea 'Delicious Candy' Coneflower



Description

A remarkable variety with eye catching color; strong and bushy habit that is ideal for sunny borders and mixed containers; large and fragrant flowers have striking fuschia petals surrounding a copper cone; deadhead spent blooms. Delicious Candy Coneflower has masses of beautiful lightly-scented fuchsia daisy flowers with coppery-bronze eyes at the ends of the stems from mid to late summer, which are most effective when planted in groupings. The flowers are excellent for cutting. Its pointy leaves remain green in color throughout the season. The fruit is not ornamentally significant.

Zone: 3 to 10
Height: 2 to 3 feet
Spread: 1 to 1.5 feet
Bloom Time: June to July
Bloom Description: Pale pink
Sun: Full sun to part shade