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Purple Coneflower - Echinacea purpurea

Regular price $6.00

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Phonetic: ek-in-AY-shee-ah pur-PUR-ee-ah

Sold by Pemi Native Plants and Bagley Pond Perennials

  • Hardiness Zone: 3-8
  • Native Northeast Region: USDA Database
  • Sun Exposure: Full to Part Sun
  • Flower Color: Pink
  • Bloom Time: June, July, August
  • Soil Type: Dry - Medium
  • Mature Plant Size: 2-4'H, 1.5-2W
  • Plant Spacing: 1'
  • Host Plant: Bordered Patch Butterfly, Gorgon Checkerspot, Ottoe Skipper, Silvery Checkerspot, Great Leopard Moth
  • Attracts: Birds, Butterflies
  • Advantages: Clay soil, cut flower, deer resistant, dry soil, herb used for tea, long blooming, rocky soil, tolerates drought
  • Landscape Uses: Butterfly, cottage gardens, mass planting, meadow, perennial border
  • Companion Plants: Blacked Eyed Susan, Big Bluestem, Dense Blazing Star, Little Bluestem, Native Bergamot