Alt Information

Echinacea ‘Chiquita’
Echinacea ‘Chiquita’
Garden Diary

Date purchased or acquired:

Where acquired:

Location in the garden:


The next time you are buying perennials please look for our helpful labels and blue pots, and remember "The best perennials come out of the blue"!

Echinacea ‘Chiquita’

Dwarf Hybrid Coneflower

USDA Zone: 4-9

Plant number: 1.650.630

A shorter, hybrid Coneflower featuring large, fragrant, soft yellow coloured petals surrounding a large, red-brown cone. Well-branched, strong and bushy. Ideal for sunny borders and growing in mixed containers. Attractive to butterflies. Excellent for cutting. Coneflowers begin blooming in midsummer and continue for months if faded flowers are regularly removed. Part of the Prairie Pixies™ Collection, shorter cousins to Prairie Pillars™, from Terra Nova Nurseries in Oregon. USPPP: unlicensed propagation prohibited. Registered with COPF.

Further details for
Echinacea ‘Chiquita’

Optimal Growing
Appearance and
Sun Exposure
  Full Sun
Soil Type
  Normal or
  Sandy or
Soil pH
  Neutral or
  Alkaline or
Soil Moisture
  Average or
  Dry or
Care Level
Flower Colour
Blooming Time
  Mid Summer
  Late Summer
  Early Fall
Foliage Color
  Deep Green
Plant Uses & Characteristics
  Attracts Butterflies
  Cut Flower
  Deer Resistant
  Dried Flower
  Drought Tolerant
   25-30 cm
   10-12 inches
   25-30 cm
   10-12 inches
Foot Traffic
Growth Rate