Time and Color:
Magnificent bright orange flowers, blooms June
Requires a sandy, very well-drained soil.
Requires full sun.
Perennial. An extremely hardy, long-lived plant
native to North America. Blooms are concentrated in compact clusters
at the top of branching stems. The flowers produce a large quantity
of nectar which attracts butterflies throughout the growing season.
Very exotic looking blooms, good cut flowers. This plant is slow to
emerge in the spring.
Cut off dead stems in late winter or early spring.