Echinacea purpurea growing herbaceous of the genus Echinacea also known as Purple Coneflower, Echinacea purpurea perennial evergreen in cold climate semi deciduous and can grow as annual mostly used for ornamental flowers as cutting flower as medical, can grow in subtropics, mediterranean or temperate climate and growing in hardiness zone 2-10.
Leaves color green in oval shape.
Echinacea purpurea flower
Flower color mostly purple but can be: white, pink, orange, red, yellow, green or blue, when the flowers mature become in cone shape, flowers attract pollinators.
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Requirements for Echinacea purpurea growing and care:
Well drained soil
What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seedling / Seed / Vegetative Reproduction
Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?
Difficulties or problems when growing:
Recommended planting season?
Spring, summer / Autumn in hardiness 10
Pests and diseases:
How to prune:
If there is no need in the seeds recommend to cut the flower in the end
Size of the plant?
40-140 cm, 1.3-4.7 feet
Growth speed in optimal condition:
Fast growing / Medium growing
Small amount of water / Average amount of water
Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Is it possible to grow as houseplant?
Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
Spring / Summer / Autumn (in warm climate)
General information about the flower
Purple flowers but color can be also white, pink, orange, red, yellow, green or blue flowers, when the flowers mature become in cone shape, flowers attract pollinators.