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Echinacea purpurea (Eastern Purple Coneflower) | 200 to 5,000 Seeds | £3.99 - £49.99

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Echinacea purpurea (Eastern Purple Coneflower)

 

Fresh Seeds of Echinacea purpurea (Eastern Purple Coneflower) with full instructions for germination.

A beautiful flowering perennial, native to North America, making a wonderful addition to any flower border, cottage-style garden, wildflower meadow or prairie-style garden.


Delightful, cone-shaped, summer flower-heads, made of striking, light-purple ray florets and beautifully-contrasting red-orange central disks, are held on long, upright stalks above attractive deep-green, lance-shaped foliage.

The ornamental flowers are a magnet for butterflies and other vital pollinators!

It is widely used in modern-day Western herbal medicine, with a great range of powerful remedies for the human body — and Echinacea were even considered to be the most frequently used plant species by North American Indian tribes over 10,000 - 20,000 years ago.

 

Please note: full germination instructions are printed on each pack.

 

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 GROWING DETAILS

 

Genus: Echinacea

 

Species: purpurea

 

English name: Eastern Purple Coneflower

 

Plant type: Perennial 

 

Eventual height: 3-4 ft

 

Flowering time: June to September

 

Hardiness: -15ºC

 

Sun Exposure: Full sun to partial shade (prefers full sun)

 

Soil: Prefers a well-drained, humus-rich soil

 

Propagation methods: From seeds and root divisions

 

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