This listing is for one packet of Purple Coneflower (Echinacea purpurea) seeds. Each packet contains roughly 300 seeds. For best germination of native species, remember to scatter seeds November-January!
The one and only! This native echinacea is widely beloved for its adaptability and beautiful, iconic blooms. A cornerstone of butterfly gardens, it’s seeds are highly valued by goldfinches!
Light: Full Sun, Part Sun/Shade
Soil Moisture: Wet Mesic, Mesic, Dry Mesic, Dry
Soil Type: Adaptable
Bloom Color: Purple
Bloom Time: Jun-Aug
Root Type: Fibrous
Notable Wildlife Interactions: Flowers attract bees, butterflies, and skippers. Hosts several moths, including the wavy lined emerald and sunflower moths, and the silvery checkerspot butterfly. Seeds are sought after by goldfinches.