Plants We Love: Tiki Torch

Plant name: ‘Tiki Torch’ coneflower

Botanical name: Echinacea ‘Tiki Torch’

Virtues: Fragrant flowers, deep orange flower color, large flower size, long period of bloom and ease of care.

Flowers: Daisy-type flowers with deep orange centers and vivid orange petals on 3-foot-tall stems. They have a spicy scent. The flowers keep their intense color for weeks, while some coneflowers fade after just a few days.

Upright, clump-forming herbaceous perennial, about 2 feet tall and wide, with 3-foot-tall flower stems.

Season: Summer.

Cultivation: Plant in full sun. Tolerates dry soil between rainfall or watering. Deadheading the flowers will prolong the bloom. USDA Zones 4–9.

Photo courtesy of Terra Nova Nurseries, Inc.

Read more Plants We Love

Tell us what plants you love

Related Posts:

  • No Related Posts

One thought on “Plants We Love: Tiki Torch

  1. Pingback: Perennials Not to Feed - All About Gardening

Leave a Reply