Echinacea purpurea 'Green Twister'

Green Twister Coneflower

Categories: Herbaceous Perennial

Green Twister’ is a unique and colorful seed selection. This lively green coneflower will show natural variation in the color and size of the green edge. A few flowers are light green but some are almost yellow-edged each with an increasing carmine-red center.


More About Echinacea purpurea 'Green Twister'

  • New Coneflower intro from Jelitto
  • great as a cut flower

Praised for their cheerful brightly colored flowers, coneflowers are a mainstay in today's garden. Be sure to leave some spent blooms on the plants in the fall because their seeds provide winter food for finches and other birds.


Height:

24-36 in

Spread:

12-18 in

Hardiness Zone:

(4)-9

Echinacea purpurea 'Green Twister' Characteristics

Attributes

  • Cut Flower / or Foliage
  • Mass Plant
  • Dried Flower
  • Small / Miniature
  • Edging
  • Specimen
  • Fragrant
  • Container
  • Ground Cover

Exposure

  • Sun Tolerant
  • Part Sun/Part Shade
  • Morning Sun / Afternoon Shade

Growth Rate in the Garden

  • Medium

Nature Attraction

  • Hummingbirds
  • Butterflies

Season of Interest (Flowering)

  • Re-bloomer
  • Summer
  • Late Summer

Soil Moisture Needs

  • Dry
  • Average
  • Needs well drained soil

Flower Color

  • Green
  • Rose
  • Pink
  • Lime Green