This was ordered through the Bulb and Plant Coop, and was just a small plug when it was received on 5/29/09. I potted it for a while until it started to grow several healthy leaves. It was ready to be planted out on 7/6/09. It was planted in BBB on the far right side of the front.
This planting is in the Butterfly - Bee - Bird garden .
Purchased from Bulb and Plant Coop - yahoo group
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Try for a seed spacing of at approx. 1.95 feet (60.0 cm) and sow at a depth of around 0.2 inches (0.5 cm) if planning to sow direct.
Coneflower 'Coral Reef' is known for growing to a height of approximately 1.20 metres (3.90 feet) so ensure you have enough space in your garden for this plant.
Your garden is in partial sun light: Coneflower 'Coral Reef' enjoys a full sun position, so make adjustments where necessary.
Try to apply water fairly sparingly.
Your garden's USDA Hardiness Zone (6b) is within the ideal range for Coneflower 'Coral Reef'. The recommended range is between Zone 3 and 10.
Ensure your soil has a ph of between 6.0 and 8.0 as Coneflower 'Coral Reef' is a acidic to alkaline soil loving plant.
More information about Echinacea - Double Coral Coneflower - 'Coral Reef' is available in the Folia gardener's wiki. All Echinacea - Double Coral Coneflower - 'Coral Reef' Care Instructions have been kindly provided by our members.
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the first buds since plantingSaturday's Buds and Blooms
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in BBB gardenEchinacea update - (updated)
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