Mexican Hat (Coneflower)
A single large flower at the end of the stem. The flower has yellow petals, draping downwards. The center of the flower forms a tall conical dome that is green or brown. Gets its name from it’s obvious resemblance to a mexican hat.
|Scientific Name:||Ratibida columnifera|
|Soil Type:||Prairie, open sunny areas|
Mexican hat, Red-spike Mexican hat, Upright prairie coneflower, Prairie coneflower, Thimbleflower, Long-headed coneflower