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Echinacea purpurea NGN PT

Purple Coneflower

Large daisy-like flowers with slightly drooping purple-pink petals surrounding large coppery orange cone on rigid stems. Seed heads provide winter food for birds. Name comes from Greekword "echinos" meaning hedgehog.

Height: 3-4 ft

Width: 18-24 in

Attributes

   €¢ Drought Tolerant

   €¢ Fall Color

   €¢ Fragrant Flower

   €¢ Rain Garden Sun

Attracts Butterflies & Pollinators

Native Plant Community

   €¢ Dry Prairie, Mesic Prairie & SavannaSoil Conditions: Dry

Flower Color: Pink

Bloom Time: June, July, August

Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 8

Light: Sun to Part Sun