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Q.How Do I Prepare A Coneflower For Winter?

Zone 16701 | srimer added on October 2, 2020 | Answered

This is my first attempt at a perennial garden, and I want to make sure that I take care of my coneflowers this fall. Any advice you can give me would be greatly appreciated.

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Answered on October 2, 2020

Most cultivars are hardy in your area, and some are even hardy down to zone 2 or 3!

They are quite well adapted to growing without intervention, so no action will need to be taken.

This article will help you to care for the plant:


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Answered on October 2, 2020

I read that article before I posted this question. It doesn’t really tell me if I need to cut the plant down in the fall and possibly cover it with mulch? Do I just leave it alone?

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