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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

Height: 3'-4'

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.

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