Terra Nova Nurseries announced a sneak peek of its brand-new variety, Echinacea ‘Atomic Orange’. This fast-growing perennial blooms from July to October, and produces vibrant orange, double flowers that are long-lasting and bloom in great numbers.
Echinacea ‘Atomic Orange’ has a compact, upright habit, making it perfect for mid-garden beds and containers. This plant has a variety of special uses; it is a great cut flower, a hummingbird and pollinator attractor, deer resistant, fragrant, and well suited for the American Deep South.
U.S.D.A. Hardiness Zones for Echinacea ‘Atomic Orange’ are 4-9, and its exposure allows for full sun. It has a foliage height of 16”, a foliage spread of 24” and a flower height of 22”.
Terra Nova Nurseries has created a “Plant Profile” page and “Grower Recipe” specific to this new variety so growers interested in orders can learn about growing habits, plant characteristics, fertilization recommendations, water requirements, and other insights provided by the breeding team. These documents can be viewed and downloaded for printing at: http://www.terranovanurseries.com/product/echinacea-atomic-orange/. Growers can contact their Terra Nova Nurseries representatives or email the sales team at firstname.lastname@example.org.