Echinacea purpurea 'Mellow Yellows' - Coneflower
Echinacea purpurea 'Mellow Yellows' - Coneflower

Echinacea purpurea 'Mellow Yellows' - Coneflower

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Butterfly FriendlyDeer ResistantBird Friendly
Echinacea purpurea 'Mellow Yellows'

This native plant is a beautiful and long-lasting coneflower, with light yellow and golden petals surrounding an orange eye. It is a vigorous and sturdy plant that makes for an excellent cut flower and lures pollinators with its nectar. Birds love the seed left from spent flowers in fall.

  • Beautiful, long-lasting, golden yellow coneflower
  • Nectar fountain for pollinators and wildlife
  • Its seed is a great food source for native birds
  • Drought tolerant, easy to grow, deer resistant 
  • Deer resistant
  • Makes a long-lasting cut flower 

Native Range

A native of the dry prairies and open woodlands of North America.

Map Credit: The Biota of North America 
Map Key: Green (native), Teal (native, adventive), Blue (present), Yellow (present & rare), Red (extinct)

Interesting Facts


The prominent, bristly seed heads of Echinacea inspired the generic name of the plant, taken from the Greek word echinos, meaning hedgehog.




Full sun in well-drained soils. Prefers moist soils, but once established will tolerate dry soils. Does not benefit from additional fertility.


Mature Size: 24-30 in. Tall x 12-24 in. Wide

Hardiness Zone: 4-9

Sun Exposure: Full sun to part shade

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