Echinacea purpurea
Purple Coneflower

A source of herbal remedy; an attractive species in meadows and along roadsides.

General Product Information:

Item Number: ECHPUR01
Species Type: Native
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Classification: Herbaceous Perennial
Characteristics: Single-stemmed.
Habitat: Open woods, open meadows, prairies, roadsides; grows best in moist well-drained soils.
Bloom Period: June to October
Flower Color: Purple
Foliage Color: Green
Height: Up to 5.9 Ft
Minimum Root Depth: 24 in
pH: 6.5 – 7.2
Pollinator Value: High

Indicator Regions (view map & key):

Northcentral & Northeast: NI
Midwest: NI
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: NI
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: NI


Shade: Full Sun
Drought: Low
Salt: Low

Seed Information:

Approximate seeds per lb: 115,664
Seeding Rate: When used as part of a mix, ensure that the mix consists of not less than 0.5% and not more than 4.0% of the total.
Truax Seedbox: Fine



Price: $43.20/lb

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