Red Mexican Hat
Botanical name: Ratibida columnaris (Asteraceae) Description A robust, drought tolerant annual to perennial variety native to the mid-west and has naturalized throughout North America. The characteristic white, cone-shaped heads are surrounded by drooping, fire-red ray flowers with a splash of yellow accent. At maturity the upright branching stems may become woody. An excellent variety for cut flower arrangements lasting 5 to 10 days. Flower resembles a colorful Mexican sombrero, hence the…
Mexican Hat Plant Care: How To Grow A Mexican Hat Plant
The Mexican hat plant gets its name from its distinctive shape - a tall cone surrounded by drooping petals that looks something like a sombrero. Mexican hat plant care is very easy, and this article will help with how to grow a Mexican hat plant.