Exposure
Sun
Soil Moisture Needs
Wet
Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Nature Attraction
Butterflies
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Foliage
Summer
Bloom Color
Pink
Attributes
For Clay Soils
For Bird Lovers
Good Cut Flowers
Drought Tolerant
Long Blooming
Water Requirements
Water weekly during dry spells
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Riverbend Nursery (M.S.)

Echinacea purpurea 'Magnus'

Purple Coneflower

A popular border plant due to its easy care, tolerance of difficult soils and free-flowering nature. The rose-purple, daisylike flowers with a rust-colored center and nondrooping petals are excellent used cut or dried. 1998 Perennial Plant of the Year.

Height:

24-36 Inches

Spacing:

24" (61 cm)

Additional:

Water weekly during dry spells.

Hardiness Zone:

3-8

Bloom Color:

Rose-purple.

Echinacea (ek-i-na'-se-a)

Family: Asteraceae · Common Name: Coneflower

These long-blooming purple, rose or white daisies have coppery maroon centers and attract butterflies to a wide range of landscape settings. Tolerates dry, poor soils; easy to grow. Excellent cut flowers.

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