Ratibida columnifera Yellow (Mexican Hat) Seeds
Ratibida columnifera Yellow
(Mexican Hat)

700 seeds   $2.75                        

Ratibida columnifera is a native wildflower with drooping, yellow petals surrounding a column-like center. It blooms for a long time from midsummer to fall. The flowers attract butterflies.

Yellow Mexican Hat looks great with other wildflowers and ornamental grasses. It's shown here with Catananche caerulea.

Ratibida columnifera blooms the first year from seed if started early indoors. Also known as Ratibida columnaris, Long-headed Coneflower, and Upright Prairie Coneflower. Self sows. Hardy perennial in zones 3-10.

height 24"  spacing 12"

Sowing Ratibida columnifera Seeds

Start ratibida seeds indoors 8 weeks before the last frost date. Barely cover the seeds with soil. Full sun. Well-drained soil.

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