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Purple Coneflower

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Purple Coneflower

Echinacea purpurea

asily grown in average, dry to medium, well-drained soil in full sun to part shade. Best in full sun. An adaptable plant that is tolerant of drought, heat, humidity and poor soil. Divide clumps when they become overcrowded (about every 4 years).  

Growing Conditions

Height 24 to 60 inches
Light Requirements Full sun part shade
Bloom time June to August
Zone 3 to 8

Additional Info

Japanese beetle and leaf spot are occasional problems

Plants usually rebloom without deadheading


All info from Missouri Botanical Garden