- Herbaceous perennial
- USDA hardiness zones:
- Full sun to part shade
- Dry to medium
Easily grown in average, dry to medium moisture, well-drained soils in full sun to part shade. Best in full sun. This is an adaptable plant that is tolerant of drought, heat, humidity and poor soil. Divide clumps when they become overcrowded (about every 4 years). Plants usually rebloom without deadheading, however prompt removal of spent flowers improves general appearance. This is a patented plant that does not produce viable seed.
Size and growth:
- 2.0 to 3.0 feet
- 1.5 to 2.5 feet
Bloom / flowers:
- June - August
- Orange with brown center cone
Showy flowers, Birds, Fragrant flowers, Orange, and Butterflies
Border fronts, cottage gardens or part shade areas of open woodland gardens.
No known serious insect or disease problems. Japanese beetle and leaf spot are occasional problems.