Echinacea purpurea 'Merlot' PP #18,814
Once established, needs only occasional watering.
THIS PLANT MAY BE AVAILABLE IN THESE STORES:
Due to the seasonal nature of plants, availability at your local garden center is not guaranteed. Give them a call before visiting.
2044 Cumming Highway Canton GA 30114
- Pike Nursery
615 W. Crossville Rd. Roswell GA 30075
- Pike Nursery
3155 Bethany Bend Road Alpharetta GA 30004
4925 Windward Parkway Alpharetta GA 30004
|Average Size at Maturity||Reaches 24 to 36 in. tall and 18 to 30 in. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Early summer through fall.|
|Flower Attribute||Flowers for Cutting, Fragrant, Long Bloom Season, Showy Flowers|
|Foliage Color||Light Green|
|Garden Style||Cottage, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, 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||Attracts Butterflies, Easy Care, North American Native Selection, Waterwise, Bird Friendly|
|Watering Needs||Once established, needs only occasional watering.|
|Companion Plants||Phlox (Phlox); Black-Eyed Susan (Rudbeckia); Blue Fescue (Festuca); Tickseed (Coreopsis); Shasta Daisy (Chrysanthemum)|
Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Drought tolerant once established. 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: 4-9