Pale Purple Coneflower (Echinacea Pallida)

Smiling Sun Gardens

Regular price $6.00

Tall bare stems are topped lavender pink flowers with cone-shaped brown seed heads June-July. Good fresh cut flower or dried flower. Songbirds eat the seed if old flower heads are not removed. Grow in full sun in well-drained soil. Tolerates very dry soil.
Plant in the border, native plant garden, naturalized area, prairie or wildflower meadow.
Native Environment: Prairie, Glade, Savanna/Woodland
Zone: 4 - 8
USDA Map: ECPA
Height: 24 to 36 inches
Spread: 12 to 18 inches
Plant Type: Herbaceous Perennials
Color: Lavender Pink
Bloom Time: May to July
Sun Exposure: Full Sun
Water Use: Medium
Soil Moisture: Dry , Moist 
Wildlife Benefit: Food/Birds
Animal Resistance: Deer Resistant
Nature Attracting: Butterflies, Birds, Native Bees
Special Usage: Fresh Cut Flower/Dried Flower
Tolerate: Deer, Drought, Clay Soil, Dry Soil, Shallow-Rocky Soil