- USDA Hardiness Zones 4-8
- Height 12-16 Inches Tall
- Spread 16-18 Inches Wide
- Full Sun
- Previously known as Lakota Fire Coneflower
Looking for a colorful perennial that’s perfect for small spaces? Give the Summersong Firefinch Echinacea Coneflower a try. Thriving in nearly any climate, these plants require minimal maintenance and can be used in a variety of landscaping plans. This gardener-favorite is also known for its pleasant, fragrant flowers.
Approximately 16” tall with a spread of 16”-18”, the Firefinch’s flowers feature shades of reddish-orange and pinkish red, along with green foliage. Native to North America, you can expect colorful blooms in the summer and fall. It’s very versatile, as it can be used as a border plant, in mass plantings, a container, or landscaping. It can also go solo and looks great as a cut or dried flower.
Summersong Firefinch Coneflower Care
Care is relatively simple, as the Summersong Firefinch has few needs. Make sure the plant is situated in an area with adequate drainage – overly saturated soil can be very harmful to the plant’s development. These perennials flourish under ample amounts of sunlight, so opt for planting in uncovered areas. Additionally, the plant needs an average amount of water initially, but is drought-resistant once its growth is established.
Summersong Firefinch Coneflower Spacing
For growing in a mass planting, or container, allow 16-18” of space for each individual plant.
Summersong Firefinch Coneflower Information
|USDA Hardiness Zones: 4-8|
|Flower Color(s): Red|
|Bloom Period: Summer to Fall|
|Foliage Color(s): Green|
|Light Exposure: Partial Sun to Full Sun|
|Height Class: Short|
|Height: 12-16 Inches|
|Spread: 16-18 Inches|
|Spacing: 16-18 Inches|
|Drought Tolerant: Yes|
|Attracts: Hummingbirds & Butterflies|
|Features: Drought; Long Blooming; Fragrant Flower|
|Scientific Name: Echinacea purpurea 'G0052Y' USPPAF, US Utility US7,982,110|
|Common Name: Summersong Firefinch Echinacea Coneflower|
|Other Name(s): American Coneflower, Lakota Fire|
|Brand: Proven Winners|
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.
For information on how to care for you new plant please check out our guide. Guide: How to Care for Your New Plant(s)
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.