Echinacea - Blooming Age Plants
- Coneflower - Echinacea Hardy Planting Zones- 3-9 Sun or Shade – Sun, Light Shade Mature Height - Up to 8' Mature Width- 1-2'
Asteraceae (Aster Family), Echinacea
Echinacea will grow well in various soil conditions. Asteraceae is the scientific name for this wildflower. Echinacea is also called the coneflower. These wildflowers will come in different colors and varieties.
Echinacea is also called the purple coneflower. This plant lives in dry or moist conditions. It is tolerant to deer and shallow soil. Echinacea is also tolerant to drought, clay, and dry soil. This plant thrives in part to no shade. Echinacea attracts butterflies.
Echinacea is also known as the Coneflower
The flowers have a prominent cone-shaped center. This flower comes in a wide range of colors, from yellow, red and orange to purple and blue. The Echinacea is a hardy plant that grows pretty much anywhere and various types of soil. This plant usually has multiple stems with bushy foliage and the large flower on top. This plant can be used as an herbal use as well.