Purple Coneflower

Echinacea purpurea

Striking 3" rose-purple flowers with an attractive center that adds interest to dried arrangements. Also used in teas to support a healthy immune system. Frost-treat seeds for two weeks in freezer or plant outdoors after frost. Plants grow 2-3' high. Summer blooming. Full to partial sun. Perennial.

SizePrice QtyPurchase
1/2 grams - Packet $ 2.95
1/8 oz $ 6.65
Average Seed / oz Seed / 100' Row Average Yield / 100' Row Days to Harvest
6900 n/a n/a 2-3 years
Planting Season Ideal Soil Temp Sun Frost Tolerance
After Last Frost 70°F Full/Part Frost Sensitive
Sowing Method Seed Depth Direct Seed Spacing Seeds Per Packet
Transplant or Direct Seed 1/4" 4-6" 130
Mature Spacing Days to Sprout Production Cycle Seed Viability
12-18" 10-21 Perennial 5-7 years