Botanical name: Echinacea paradoxa
Common name: “Yellow Coneflower”
Size: 2-3′ x 1.5-2′
Light: Full sun/pt shade
Showy, four-inches in diameter flowers composed of brilliant-yellow petals surrounding chocolate-colored domes begin to open in early summer on stout, upright stems rising from among narrow, lance-shaped leaves. Good cut flower.