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Echinacea Flame Thrower coneflower. With rays of blazing yellow-orange and a central cone of deep burnt amber, the vibrant colors of this fragrant Coneflower live up to its name. 'Flame Thrower' is an excellent choice for the middle of the border, blooming all summer long with a well-branched habit to complete the package. Love these!!
Rudbeckia Goldsturm, 30", While the native plant is enchanting, 'Goldsturm' improves upon an already good thing by providing more and bigger flowers in a consistent deep golden yellow on upright plants that reach 40in. It blooms prodigiously from late July to early October.
Phlox paniculata Blue Paradise. At White Flower Farm, 1 for $13.95 3 for 33.45. Hardy in 4-8 S; 4-9 W; 40" high; full sun; blooms in July-Aug; spacing 18-24"; ships as 3" plastic pot. "... intriguing, mildew resistant" "They attract butterflies and hummingbirds and their spicy vanilla-clove perfume is perfectly enchanting in bouquets. Grow in average soil that doesn't dry out."