Echinacea purpurea, scientifically known as Echinacea purpurea, is a captivating perennial that will add a touch of beauty to your garden. Also with its striking purple flowers and coarse, dark green foliage, this plant exudes a sense of grace and charm. So, growing up to 2 to 4 feet tall, it forms lovely coneflower blooms, creating a stunning visual display.
Echinacea purpurea is a haven for pollinators, attracting bees and butterflies with its nectar-rich flowers. Additionally, it is known for its potential medicinal properties and is often used in herbal remedies. Ideal for borders, wildflower meadows, and sunny areas, this hardy species thrives in well-drained soil and full sun.
Embrace the allure of Echinacea purpurea and create a haven in your garden while celebrating the striking beauty of these purple flowers and the natural charm it brings to your outdoor space.
Botanical Name: Echinacea purpurea
Height: Up to 40 inches
Life Cycle: Perennial
Bloom Season: Summer/Fall
Light Requirements: Full Sun
Hardiness Zones: 3-9
Colorado Native Plant
Native Habitat: Prairies, Meadows, Open Woodlands
More importantly here is what you get!
At Finding Nectar, you can purchase Coneflower, Purple (Echinacea purpurea) in a 4 inch pot, grown from seed, without the use of systemic pesticides, and are nurtured in living soil. We prioritize the root health of our flowers rather than forcing them to bloom, giving them the best chance to flourish in your yard within the first year.
Here is why it's important
At Finding Nectar in Arvada, Colorado, we highly value pollinators' vital role in ecosystems and food supply. Therefore, we thoughtfully select plants, like the Coneflower, Purple (Echinacea purpurea), to support them.
These nectar-rich and pollen-filled plants nourish bees, butterflies, and more. Its also using our pollinator-friendly species, you actively preserve essential beings and create a thriving garden. Moreover, as a dedicated nursery serving the Front Range, you can shop worry-free about climate suitability.
Join us in creating a sustainable environment for both plants and pollinators! So, choose Finding Nectar for a greener future. Act now and make a difference with Finding Nectar!