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Full Sun to Partial Shade 3-4 ft tall  /  1-2 ft wide

Echinacea purpurea

  • Native wildflower

  • Herbaceous perennial in the Asteraceae (daisy) family 

  • Pinkish-purple flowers mature in early summer through mid-fall 

  • Grows well in deep, well-drained soil in full sun

  • Tolerant of drought, heat, humidity and poor soils

  • Has a clumping habit, so best to divide in spring every 3 years

  • Root cuttings can be made in autumn

  • Attracts songbirds, pollinators, bees and especially butterflies

  • Deer resistant

    Zones 3a-8b


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