Prairie Coneflower

 Ratibida columnifera                                                                

 

 

 

Perennial yellow flower of the Aster family

Long bloom duration from May-Sep depending on growing conditions

High drought tolerance

Attracts deer, birds, bees, butterflies

 

 

 

Adaptation Min Precip. (inches) Height (feet) Native or Introduced Flower Color Seeds per Pound
Wide range of soils: loamy, sandy, gravelly, slightly acidic to alkaline 10 1-2  Native Yellow 600,000