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