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Echinacea purpurea /Purple Coneflower

Echinacea purpurea  / Echinacea purpurea
Colorful flowers mixed with other perennial plants
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Colorful flowers mixed with other perennial plants

Clump of summer flowers

Mass of the attractive flowers


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Scientific Name: Echinacea purpurea
Common Name: Purple Coneflower
Plant Type: Deciduous
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 Determine Your Zone
Height: 2- 5 feet
Spread: 1-2 feet
Bloom time: Summer
Flower color: Purple
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist,
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
Landscape Categories: Deer Resistant-Tolerant Plants
Plants for Xeriscapes
Plants That Attract Hummingbirds
Comments: This is a wonderful perennial that blooms during the summer months. The flowers are more pink than purple.