Double Scoop™ Cranberry Coneflower
Echinacea x purpurea 'Balscanery' PP #24,769
Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.
|Botanical Pronunciation||ek-in-AY-shee-a pur-PUR-ee-uh|
|Average Size at Maturity||Quickly reaches 23 to 25 in. tall, 16 to 21 in. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Late Spring to Fall|
|Flower Attribute||Flowers for Cutting, Long Bloom Season, Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Cottage, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Mass Planting, Rock Garden, Cutting Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Patent Act||Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.|
|Special Feature||Easy Care, Extreme Cold Hardiness, Waterwise, Fast Growing, Compact Form|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.|
|Companion Plants||Salvia (Salvia); Speedwell (Veronica); Tickseed (Coreopsis); Coral Bells (Heuchera); Blue Fescue (Festuca)|
Requires well-drained, fertile soil. Water deeply, regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system. Once established, reduce frequency; tolerates mild drought. Remove spent blooms to prolong flowering season. Prune back old foliage and apply fertilizer in early spring before new growth emerges.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 4-9