Mexican Hat


in 3″ re-used plastic pot

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Ratibida columnifera

Fast growing, drought tolerant, native perennial. Plants grow 2-3’ tall with scores of bright red-yellow flowers atop lacy foliage. Particularly showy in mass plantings. Provides nectar for native bees, butterflies and other insects. Clump-forming plants will often self-sow, and can push out weaker species. Medium to dry soil, summer blooming, full sun.

Kartesz, J.T., The Biota of North America Program (BONAP). 2023. Taxonomic Data Center. ( Chapel Hill, N.C. [maps generated from Kartesz, J.T. 2023. Floristic Synthesis of North America, Version 1.0. Biota of North America Program (BONAP). (in press)]