Tag: Gray Headed Coneflower

Wildflower Wednesday: Yellow Coneflower

It’s not an Echinacea. It’s not a Rudbeckia. It’s Ratibida pinnata, known by the common names Yellow Coneflower or Grey-Headed Coneflower. There’s a lot to like about this plant. The flowers are nice, especially in a mass. ┬áThe droopy yellow ray flowers are bright yellow. The prominent cone starts out grey and turns brown as …