Meringue Coneflower

Echinacea purpurea 'Meringue' PP #20,537

SKU
03234
Double white, pom-pom style blooms with a creamy yellow center top the shorter, sturdy 18 inch stems on this unusual Coneflower. A perfect size plant for use in front or mid borders, urban gardens, and containers, Leave some of the showy seed heads on to attract birds.
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Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.

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Botanical Pronunciationek-in-AY-shee-a pur-PUR-ee-uh
Average Size at Maturity18 in. tall and wide
Bloom TimeSummer
Deciduous/ EvergreenHerbaceous
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorWhite
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleCottage, Rustic
Growth HabitCompact
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseBorder, Container, Cutting Garden
Light NeedsFull sun
Patent ActAsexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
Soil NeedsFlower & Rose Food
Special FeatureAttracts Butterflies, Dwarf Plant, Easy Care, North American Native Selection, Waterwise, Compact Form
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsNeeds regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.

Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. For a neat appearance, remove old foliage before new leaves emerge. Divide clumps every 2 to 3 years in early spring.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 5 - 9

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