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Echinacea 'Tangerine Dream' (Coneflower 'Tangerine Dream')

Beginner
skill rating
1 hour care
per year
0.75m
Max height
0.6m
Max spread
2-5 years
To maturity

Plant details

Botanical name

Echinacea 'Tangerine Dream'

Other names

Coneflower 'Tangerine Dream'

Genus

Echinacea Echinacea

Variety or Cultivar

'Tangerine Dream' _ 'Tangerine Dream' is an upright, clump-forming perennial with toothed, ovate to lance-shaped, dark green leaves and, from midsummer into early autumn, erect, branching stems bearing large, bright orange to orange-red, daisy-like flowers with reddish-brown central cones.


Echinacea 'Tangerine Dream' is: Deciduous

Habit

Clump-forming, Upright

Flower

Orange, Orange-red in Summer; Orange-red, Orange in Autumn

Foliage

Dark-green in Spring

How to care

Watch out for

Pests

Generally pest free.

Diseases

Generally disease free.

General care

Pruning

Remove fading flower stems to promote further flower production.

Propagation

Resents disturbance so will take some time to recover after division.

Propagation methods

Division, Seed, Root cuttings


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Where to grow

Echinacea 'Tangerine Dream' (Coneflower 'Tangerine Dream') will reach a height of 0.75m and a spread of 0.6m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses

Wildflower, Prairie planting, Beds and borders, Flower Arranging, Cottage/Informal, Wildlife

Cultivation

Grow in deep, humus-rich, well drained soil. Best in full sun, but will tolerate light shade.

Soil type

Chalky, Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage

Well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Partial Shade, Full Sun

Aspect

South, East, West

Exposure

Exposed, Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Hardy (H4)

Companion plants

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Botanical name

Echinacea 'Tangerine Dream'

Other names

Coneflower 'Tangerine Dream'

Genus

Echinacea Echinacea

Variety or Cultivar

'Tangerine Dream' _ 'Tangerine Dream' is an upright, clump-forming perennial with toothed, ovate to lance-shaped, dark green leaves and, from midsummer into early autumn, erect, branching stems bearing large, bright orange to orange-red, daisy-like flowers with reddish-brown central cones.

Foliage

Deciduous

Habit

Clump-forming, Upright


Colour

Flower

Orange, Orange-red in Summer; Orange-red, Orange in Autumn

Foliage

Dark-green in Spring


How to care

Watch out for

Pests

Generally pest free.

Diseases

Generally disease free.

General care

Pruning

Remove fading flower stems to promote further flower production.

Propagation

Resents disturbance so will take some time to recover after division.

Propagation methods

Division, Seed, Root cuttings


Monthly care advice


Where to grow

Echinacea 'Tangerine Dream' (Coneflower 'Tangerine Dream') will reach a height of 0.75m and a spread of 0.6m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses

Wildflower, Prairie planting, Beds and borders, Flower Arranging, Cottage/Informal, Wildlife

Cultivation

Grow in deep, humus-rich, well drained soil. Best in full sun, but will tolerate light shade.

Soil type

Chalky, Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage

Well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Partial Shade, Full Sun

Aspect

South, East, West

Exposure

Exposed, Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Hardy (H4)

USDA zones

Zone 9, Zone 8, Zone 7, Zone 6, Zone 5, Zone 4, Zone 3

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