Prairie Splendor Coneflower
Echinacea purpurea 'Prairie Splendor'
Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.
We no longer grow this plant
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|Botanical Pronunciation||ek-in-AY-shee-a pur-PUR-ee-uh|
|Average Size at Maturity||Fast growing; reaches 24 in. tall and wide.|
|Bloom Time||Early Summer into Fall|
|Flower Attribute||Flowers for Cutting, Long Bloom Season, Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Cottage, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Border, Mass Planting, Rock Garden, Cutting Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Special Feature||Easy Care, Extreme Cold Hardiness, North American Native Selection, Tolerates Poor Soils, Waterwise, Fast Growing, Compact Form|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.|
|Companion Plants||Black-Eyed-Susan (Rudbeckia); Maiden Grass (Miscanthus); Russian Sage (Perovskia); Switch Grass (Panicum); Sedum (Sedum)|
Requires well-drained, fertile soil. Water deeply, regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system. Once established, reduce frequency; tolerates moderate 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: 3-9