- Partial Sun (5 - 6 Hours Of Direct Sunlight)
- Mature Height 18 - 20 Inches
- Mature Spread 22 - 24 Inches
- Growing Zones 5 - 8
- Use As A Thriller In Containers
Sombrero® Summer Solstice Coneflower (Echinacea SOMBRERO® Summer Solstice) is a super colorful variety of echinacea. It features bright white and yellow petals with an orange cone in the center. Echinaceas are known for their long-lasting blooms, and the Sombrero® Summer Solstice Coneflower is no exception. It blooms all summer long in USDA hardiness zones 5-8, and grows 22-24 inches tall and wide.
Sombrero® Summer Solstice Coneflower has a study, compact form and an upright growth habit. This plant is drought tolerant once established and has good deer resistance. Sombrero® Summer Solstice Coneflower is ideal for pollinator and songbird gardens.
Sombrero® Summer Solstice Coneflower Care
This coneflower requires full sun, about 6 hours a day or more. Nutrient-rich, well-draining soil is preferred for this plant although it can be highly adaptable to soil types. Sombrero® Summer Solstice Coneflower is not a heavy feeder. Fertilizer is only necessary about once per year, applied during the early spring months.
Deadhead blooms throughout the growing season to encourage more to appear. You can prune during late fall or early spring by trimming the stems to just a few inches above soil.
Sombrero® Summer Solstice Coneflower Spacing
The Sombrero® Summer Solstice Coneflower will need approximately 22 inches of spacing. Choose this plant for cut flower arrangements, borders, beds, pollinator and hummingbird gardens—the possibilities are endless!
Sombrero® Summer Solstice Coneflower Information
|USDA Hardiness Zones: 5 - 8|
|Plant Type: Perennials|
|Light Exposure: Partial Sun (5 - 6 Hours Of Direct Sunlight)|
|Mature Height: 18 - 20 Inches|
|Mature Spread: 22 - 24 Inches|
|Spacing: 18 - 22 Inches|
|Flower Color(s): Yellow|
|Bloom Period: June To August|
|Foliage Type: Herbaceous|
|Foliage Color(s): Green|
|Seasonal Interest: Spring Flowering, Summer Flowering|
|Attracts: Bees, Hummingbirds|
|Container Role: Thriller|
|Uses: Borders, Containers, Hedges & Privacy, Mass Planting|
|Features: Attracts Pollinators, Low Maintenance|
|Common Name: Sombrero® Summer Solstice Coneflower|
|Scientific Name: Echinacea SOMBRERO® Summer Solstice|
Please Note: The pictures below are to give a general representation of the different container sizes. The actual size/ages of plants are estimates and will vary based on; type of plant, time of year, last pruning & many other factors.
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Plant Addict Guarantee (Included On All Plant Orders)
Plant Addicts guarantees your plant(s) will arrive happy and healthy, but the plant(s) are being shipped through the mail and accidents happen. If the plant is dead, has dried out roots or the incorrect item was shipped just notify Plant Addicts within 3 days upon delivery. We may ask for pictures but will try to make it as easy as possible for you. Please note plant(s) with damaged branches or wilted leaves will not qualify for this guarantee. Plants are very resilient and will rebound quickly when cared for correctly.
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Plant Addicts Warranty - 1 Year (Extra Purchase Required)
We encourage all plant lovers to purchase the Plant Addicts Warranty whether you’re new or an expert. There are many variables outside our control and yours that can cause the demise of your plant(s). Examples would be hungry animals, drought, poor soil conditions, over watering, disease, insects & many other factors. The Plant Addicts Warranty is a 1 year warranty protecting you from all the unknowns and will replace your plant if it moves on to the plant afterlife.
The warranty is purchased on a per plant basis and must be purchased at the same time as the plant purchase. We will cover 100% of the price of the plant but the warranty does not cover shipping cost. Simply let us know if your plant has died within one year of receiving it and we’ll get you a new one shipped out. We may ask for photos for documentation purposes but again we’ll try to make it as easy as possible.
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Standard Colors: 2-3 business days
Special Order Colors: 8 weeks - this is due to the planter being custom made with the color(s) of your choice
Please Note: On special orders there can not be any cancellations
Time of Order:
- If there is extreme heat we’ll delay shipping.
- We’ll have to review what areas the plants are traveling through along with your location
Once your plant is shipped you’ll receive an email with tracking information. Depending on the above criteria we’ll ship your plant(s) towards beginning of the following week from your order. We put together this helpful guide of what to do when you receive your plants in the mail.
It is important to know that all of our plants are clearly labeled for which growing zones the plant can survive in. The plants are thoroughly trialed and tested in every growing zone before we state the plant can grow in a zone. Again, our #1 priority is to ship the plants to you healthy and ready to thrive in your location. So we will do everything in our power to do so.