purple-coneflower

Botanical Name Echinacea purpurea
Common Name Purple Coneflower
Plant Type perennial (native)
Hardiness Zone 3-8
Height 2-5 ft.
Spread 1-2 ft.
Habit upright
Exposure full sun to part shade
Bloom Type June-Aug.
Bloom Color light purple
Flower showy
Autumn/Winter Intrest attractive seed heads in winter
Suggested Use borders, butterfly gardens, naturalized areas
Locations Storm Chaser Meadow-Garden
Notes After a season of getting established, Coneflower can be rather hardy and drought resistant.
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