Coneflower (Echinacea purpurea 'Pink Poodle') in the Coneflowers Database

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Dry
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Plant Height: 28 inches
Plant Spread: 24 inches
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Pink
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Butterflies
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Drought tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Pollinators: Various insects
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger

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Comments:
Posted by clintbrown (Medina, TN - Zone 7b) on Feb 23, 2013 10:27 PM

The blooms on these aren't always true to the promotional images. Over half of the plants I've seen have this form of bloom that looks like a double-decker-type flower.

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