Yellow Coneflower


Ratibida pinnata

Plant in 2.5 x x 2.5 x 3.5 inch plastic pot

Light: part shade to full sun
Moisture: dry to medium
Soil: sandy loam, clay loam
Mature Height: 5 feet

108 in stock


Add a vibrant pop of sunshine to your garden with this striking flower. Attract pollinating insects and birds. A hardy plant with rough leaves and long-lasting flowers that is easy to grow. Does well on a variety of soil types, including clay. Use it to accentuate your other native sun-loving perennials such as Purple coneflower and Cylindrical Blazing Star to achieve a beautiful colour combination. Prairie grasses would also pair well with the coneflower.

Ontario Hardiness Zone: 3 to 7 (Find out your Hardiness Zone here)

Image Credit: Jeff Golden

Original picture is published under the creative commons license.



Additional information

Weight.10 kg
Dimensions6 × 6 × 30 cm
Light Requirements

Partial Shade to Shade, Full Sun, Partial Shade

Moisture Requirements

Dry, Medium

Soil Requirements

Clay Loam, Sandy Loam, Clay Loam to Sandy Loam

Poisonous To Humans?

Bees, Birds

Flower Colour


Bloom Period

Summer, Fall

Fall Colours