Ella's Garden Plants from A to Z: Echinacea purpurea, unk, Coneflower

Common Name: Coneflower

Genus: Echinacea

Species: purpurea

Cultivar or Variety: unk

Zone Hardiness up to
Zone 3
Zone 4
Zone 5
Zone 6
Zone 7
Zone 8
Zone 9

Endangered Species
No

Heirloom
No

When to Sow Seed
Early Spring
Mid Spring
Late Spring
Early Summer
Early Fall
Mid Fall
Late Fall

Germination Temperature
Winter Sow
60-70 F

Seed Sowing Depth
1/8th"

Seed Needs Light to Germinate
Yes

Days to Germination
7-10 days

Sun Exposure
Full Sun
Part Sun/ Part Shade

Plant Height
1- 2 feet

Plant Form
Upright
Branching
Spreading

Blooms
Yes

Bloom Form
Above Foliage

Nutritional Needs
Moist
Dry

Fertile
Yes

Reproduces By
Seed

Cutting Flower
Yes

Attractive to Wildlife
Birds
Hummingbirds
Butterflies

Additional Uses
Borders

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