Echinacea Cheyenne Spirit
Echinacea x hybrida
4a - 10b
Late Spring, Summer, Autumn, Late Summer
Once a month
10 - 14" (25 - 36cm)
18 - 30" (46 - 76cm)
10 - 20" (25 - 51cm)
Excellent overwinter performance of drought-tolerant plants - a great display in the first year, it provides many seasons of incredible colour thereafter. Also a nice way to attract birds and butterflies.
Ideas & Tips:
Drought-tolerant plants are easy and need little care. Plant in full sun with well-drained soil for best overwinter performance.
Brilliant colour range is available for the first time from seed. Excellent branching puts more flowers on every plant. First-year flowering in both gallons and quarts Cheyenne Spirit features sought-after shades of red, orange, purple, scarlet, cream, yellow and white – all now available from economical seed! Excellent genetics bring you extremely well-branched plants for more flowers on every plant – high-impact landscapes and fuller looking containers. This great branching also saves on chemical costs usually required to obtain a quality plant. Suitable for gallons and quarts, Cheyenne Spirit brings opportunities to offer product at various price points for differing market and retailer needs. It is also possible to plant one per quart to separate colours, if desired. This first year-flowering perennial is also suitable for traditional perennial production, making it easy for programmable production based upon grower conditions and methods. A First Year-Flowering Perennial. Supplied as raw seed with a 70% germination standard. A Fleuroselect Gold Medal Winner. A 2013 European and Rest of World Introduction. A 2014 North America introduction.
All-America Selections winner 2013