Common Name(s): Coneflower
Bloom Period/Days to Harvest:
Maintenance: Plants should be deadheaded for continual bloom. Shearing back in the early summer will result in bushier plants that bloom longer into the season. Divide as needed to keep plants in check.
- E. purpurea ‘Magnus’ - Deep purple petals with orange centers. Very adaptable.
- E. purpurea ‘White Lustre’ - Rich, creamy white petals.
- E. tennesseensis. - Narrow, deep mauve petals and greenish pink centers.
- Take a look at the new many colored coneflower introductions.