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Echinacea purpurea

Purple Coneflower

Purple Coneflower is a perennial favorite! Robust and drought-tolerant, this species is native to the midwestern and southeastern United States. Prefers full sun to partial shade in fertile, well-drained soils. Purple Coneflower is easy to naturalize.

Large flowers in shades of purple to pink
Drought-tolerant and easy-to-grow
Sturdy stems last in borders or bouquets

Item

Description

On Hand

Future

12597 S3-1 RPM 46 0

Purple Coneflower Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Produced using Forrest Keeling's patented RPM Root Production Method ® technology for exceptional growth and survivability.

Height:

24-36 Inches

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Spread:

24-30 Inches

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Hardiness Zone:

4 - 9

Great Companion Plants for Echinacea purpurea
Characteristics & Attributes
Exposure
Full Sun
Soil Moisture Preference
Average
Attracts Wildlife
Upland Birds and Game
Butterflies
Hummingbirds
Songbirds
Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Summer
Attributes
Midwest Native
Naturalizing
Border or Bed
Rain Gardens and Bioswales
Cut Flower
Sun-loving
Mass Planting
Wetlands and Streambank Stabilization
Habit
Perennial
Program
Grow Native!
MSD (Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District)