CONDITIONS: It absolutely loves sun but can handle partial shade.
WATER: Not a lot is needed. In fact, it does't like moist soil even when establishing.
BLOOM TIME: Early Spring into Summer
TWO THINGS YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT IT: This perennial loves dry, sandy soil. If you deadhead it mid-season, it may bloom twice.
LOOKS GREAT WITH: Echinacea, Salvia, Russian Sage and/or Monarda.
This perennial has a bright yellow umbrella shaped flower with grey/green foliage and booms in early spring into the summer. Comes in a variety of colors, including pink and red. The yellow is called 'moonshine' however there are tons of hybrids including 'summer wine', 'terra-cotta' and 'water fence'.
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