310 Commerical Street

Rockport, ME 04856

207-877-5874

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Purple Coneflower

Purple Coneflower

Echinacea purpurea

Echinacea purpurea is one of the great butterfly magnets of the native perennial garden. Coneflowers are easy to grow in average to dry, well-drained soils. Flowers with large orange-gold spiky centers and strong reflexed rose-pink petals appear in July and August. Very drought tolerant.

  • »  Attracts butterflies in large numbers
  • »  Hummingbirds thrive on the sweet nectar
  • »  Finches crave its seed in the fall
  • »  Long blooming and a colorful cut flower
  • »  Drought tolerant once established
  • »  Looks terrific planted with native grasses
Plant Height: 2-3 feet
Plant Spread: 18-24 inches

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