Echinacea purpurea

Eastern Purple Coneflower


  • Single flowers occur atop the stems and have domed, purplish-brown, spiny centers and drooping, lavender rays
  • Blooms all summer & into the fall
Height: 20 Inches
Spread: 24 Inches
Hardiness Zone: 4 - 9


Characteristics & Attributes for Eastern Purple Coneflower:

Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Humming-birds
Attracts Humming-birds
Container
Container
Dried Flower/Foliage
Dried Flower/Foliage
Blooms all Season
Blooms all Season
Native
Native
Mass Planting
Mass Planting
Cut Flower/Foliage
Cut Flower/Foliage
Fast Growing
Fast Growing
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Fragrant
Fragrant
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun
Partial Sun
Average Water
Average Water
Dry Soil
Dry Soil


Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


Attributes:

  • Specimen

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Summer