Echinacea purpurea is a beautiful perennial, a pink essential for any herbaceous border.
Flowers all summer leaving cone seed heads which are good winter feed for the birds.
Sun or partial shade , preffers good soil which retains some moisture in summer.
Mine are always covered with Bees, butterflies and other pollinating insects.
Plant Type: Echinacea purpurea .
Flower: Deep Pink.
Foliage: Dark green.
Ultimate Height: 100cms.
Ultimate spread: 100cms.
Time to ultimate height: 2-3years.
Aspect: Partial shade or Full sun.
Low maintenance: Easy care.
Soil PH: Neutral.
Moisture: Moist free draining soil.
Season of interest: Summer.
Suggested planting locations and garden types:
How to care
Pruning: Cut back in late Autumn/leave seeds for birds.