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Echinacea, purple coneflower     

This planting is in the Redshift garden.


Latest Milestone Blooming

Quantity: 3

Plant Eastern purple coneflower Echinacea purpurea 1276


Care Instructions

If sowing directly, aim to sow 0.0 inches (0.01 cm) deep and try to ensure a gap of at least 1.95 feet (60.0 cm).

Eastern purple coneflower normally grows to a mature height of 1.20 metres (that's 3.90 feet imperial) so ensure you have enough space in your garden for this plant.

Your garden has partial sun light - try to position in a full sun location instead.

Your garden has clay loam soil: try to position in a loam soil for the best result.

Try to apply water fairly sparingly.

Your garden's USDA Hardiness Zone (5a) is within the ideal range for Eastern purple coneflower. The recommended range is between Zone 3 and 8.

More information about Echinacea, purple coneflower is available in the Folia gardener's wiki. All Echinacea, purple coneflower Care Instructions have been kindly provided by our members.

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