Echinacea purpurea | Purple Coneflower

The flowers of Purple Coneflower are daisylike and reach up to 4 inches across. They are definite eye-catchers, particularly when they bloom on top of stems 3 feet or more high. Consider it a rough-textured, but easy-to-grow perennial. Canopy coverage: 3 square feet.

Water Requirement: moderate

Sun Exposure: full sun

Cold Hardiness: cold hardy to -20F

Growth Rate: fast

Height: 4 feet high

Width: 2 feet wide


Foliage Color: medium green

Flower Color: purple

Flower Season: summer

Wildlife: bees, butterflies