Ratibida columnifera

This cheerful wildflower has two forms, one yellow and one red. They both will  bloom over a long period in hot, dry summers, attracting bees and butterflies. Great in meadows and other casual landscapes. Will seed around.

Plant details

  • Common name: Prairie Coneflower. Mexican Hat
  • Zone: 4
  • Exposure: Sun
  • Height x Width: 15” x 18”
  • Native to: Widespread in U. S.