Ratibida pinnata, AL Ecotype
Grey Headed Coneflower, AL Ecotype
The showy flowers are long lasting; provides food and cover for birds.
General Product Information:
Item Number: RATPIN02
Species Type: Native
Herbaceous Flowering Species, Pollinator Favorites, Uplands & Meadows
Classification: Herbaceous Perennial
Habitat: Dry prairies, dry woods, old fields.
Bloom Period: June to September
Flower Color: Yellow with grey centers
Foliage Color: Green
Height: Up to 5.5 Ft
Minimum Root Depth: 14 in
pH: 5.6 – 6.8
Pollinator Value: Medium
Indicator Regions (view map & key):
Northcentral & Northeast: NI
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: NI
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: NI
Shade: Full Sun
Approximate seeds per lb: 427,500
Seeding Rate: When used as part of a mix, ensure that the mix consists of not less than 0.5% and not more than 2.0% of the total.
Truax Seedbox: Fine