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Echinacea 'Ferris Wheel'
Common Name: Coneflower Family: Asteraceae (The Aster Family)

Echinacea  'Ferris Wheel'
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Notes:
Like its cousin, 'Quills and Thrills', 'Ferris Wheel' has a strong, wagon wheel petal pattern with fluted petals. Emerging pale cream, the flowers develop a bright lemon coloured lip as they age. 'Ferris Wheel' features a stout, multi-crowned habit, and a very high flower count offering colour and interesting texture. Fragrant. Echinacea in coastal BC should be planted in hot, dry, sunny spots with thin, average to poor soils for best overwintering.

Geogrpahical Origin:
North America
Garden Origin
Native Habitat:
Dry open woods, prairies and barrens.

ClassDeciduous  Primary Bloom ColourWhite/Cream 
TypePerennial  Secondary Bloom ColourOrange 
Height12-24'  Bloom TimeSummer - Fall 
Spread12-24'  FragranceYes 
Light ExposureLoves Sun Sun  Foliage ColourGreen 
Soil MoistureAverage Dry  Stem Colour 
Hardiness Zone4-9  BerriesNo 
BC NativeNo    

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