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Latin Name: Echinacea purpurea


Blooms: Mid - Summer, Autumn, Purple

Seeds or Berries Ripen: Autumn

Spreads Best Via: Seed and Rhizomes

Moisture: Medium to Dry, Drought Tolerant

Light Requirements: Full to Partial Sun 

Soil Type: Sand, Loam, Clay 

Cultural Location: Prairie, Meadows
Height: 60 - 120 cm

Spacing: 30 cm

Propagation: Seeds

Germination Code: A

Wildlife Benefits: Pollinators, Birds.Host Plant for the Silvery Checkerspot Butterfly, Ottoe-Skipper

Deer Resistant: Yes

Transplanting: Very Difficult, Deep Roots


Winter Interest: Moderate

Purple Coneflower

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