Our Echinacea purpurea Collection is a florists favourite and a useful coneflower for mixed displays. 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. As well as being a cheerful addition to the garden they are highly attractive to butterflies and bees. This collection consists of 6 each of Purpurea and Purpurea Alba. Height 1.2m. Flowers July to October. 5cm modules supplied.
|Mature Height||120 cm|
|Mature Spread||60 cm|
|Plant Spacing||60 cm|
|Annual Growth||120 cm|
|Planting||Plant in a hole deep enough to accommodate the roots.|
|Soil Type||Humus rich, well drained soil.|
Growing at a glance…
Will flower best when planted in areas with plenty of sun potential.Grow as part of a colourful summer border or rockery to be most effective. Plant in fertile, well drained soil that is humus rich.