Echinacea Purpurea

Echinacea Purpurea

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Giant brown centred bright purple flowers. Echinacea are a North America relative of the sunflower are also known as cone flowers for their distinctive shaping, with prominent conical disks at the centres surround by drooping daisy like petals. A florists favourite, as well as being a cheerful addition to the garden they are highly attractive to butterflies and bees. Height 1-1.5m. Flowers July-October. Loose rooted plants supplied.

Key Product Information

Season Interest Summer
Flower Colour PURPLE
Foliage Colour GREEN
Preferred Location
  • Suitable for planting in sunny locations
    sun
  • Suitable for planting in partially shaded locations
    part-shade
Positive attributes
  • Attracts Butterflies
    butterfly
  • Excellent for cut flowers
    cut-flower
  • Suitable for growing in pots and containers
    container
How Supplied Loose rooted plants supplied.

Key Product Information

Season Interest

Summer

Flower Colour

PURPLE

Foliage Colour

GREEN

Preferred Location
Suitable for planting in sunny locations
sun
Suitable for planting in partially shaded locations
part-shade
How Supplied

Loose rooted plants supplied.

Flowering Time

  • J
  • F
  • M
  • A
  • M
  • J
  • J
  • A
  • S
  • O
  • N
  • D

Available to buy

  • J
  • F
  • M
  • A
  • M
  • J
  • J
  • A
  • S
  • O
  • N
  • D

Plant Size

Mature Height 125cm
Mature Spread 60cm
Plant Spacing 50cm
Plant Spacing

50cm

Mature Height

125cm

Mature Spread

60cm

Planting Plant in a hole deep enough to accommodate the module
Soil Type Humus rich, well drained soil.
Pruning Cut stems back as flowers begin to die off
Planting

Plant in a hole deep enough to accommodate the module

Soil Type

Humus rich, well drained soil.

Pruning

Cut stems back as flowers begin to die off

Grow as part of a colourful summer border or rockery to be most effective. Plant in fertile, well drained soil that is humus rich.
Will flower best when planted in areas with plenty of sun potential.
  • Information
  • Key Product Information

    Season Interest Summer
    Flower Colour PURPLE
    Foliage Colour GREEN
    Preferred Location
    • Suitable for planting in sunny locations
      sun
    • Suitable for planting in partially shaded locations
      part-shade
    Positive attributes
    • Attracts Butterflies
      butterfly
    • Excellent for cut flowers
      cut-flower
    • Suitable for growing in pots and containers
      container
    How Supplied Loose rooted plants supplied.

    Key Product Information

    How Supplied

    Loose rooted plants supplied.

    Season Interest

    Summer

    Flower Colour

    PURPLE

    Foliage Colour

    GREEN

    Preferred Location
    Suitable for planting in sunny locations
    sun
    Suitable for planting in partially shaded locations
    part-shade

    Flowering Time

    • J
    • F
    • M
    • A
    • M
    • J
    • J
    • A
    • S
    • O
    • N
    • D

    Available to buy

    • J
    • F
    • M
    • A
    • M
    • J
    • J
    • A
    • S
    • O
    • N
    • D

    Plant Size

    Mature Height 125cm
    Mature Spread 60cm
    Plant Spacing 50cm
    Mature Height

    125cm

    Mature Spread

    60cm

    Plant Spacing

    50cm

    Planting Plant in prepared soil, with a hole large enough to firmly hold the module.
    Soil Type Well drained fertile soil.
    Pruning Deadhead as necessary to prolong flowering.
    Planting

    Plant in a hole deep enough to accommodate the module

    Soil Type

    Humus rich, well drained soil.

    Pruning

    Cut stems back as flowers begin to die off

  • Planting & growing Instructions
  • Grow as part of a colourful summer border or rockery to be most effective. Plant in fertile, well drained soil that is humus rich.
    Will flower best when planted in areas with plenty of sun potential.
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