Eastern Purple Coneflower Picture

Large fragrant showy daisy-like flowers on long stems with swept-back reddish purple rays surrounding copper colored centers from June through October, coarse leaves up to 6" long, attracts butterflies & hummingbirds, host plant for Silvery Checkerspot (Chlosyne nycteis) as well as several moths, birds love (!) the seed heads, heat & drought tolerant, salt tolerant, good rain garden plant.

Dry To Average Moisture
Sun To Part Shade
2-4 foot
Plant Hardiness Zones: Zone 2a-10b

Native Range: NY, MI & WI, south to LA & the FL panhandle. Rare in FL & MI

Germination - Easy: Cold stratify 8 weeks

Eastern Purple Coneflower Seed Packet $4.00

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Eastern Purple Coneflower Drawing

Eastern Purple Coneflower Picture
Eastern Purple Coneflower Picture