Purple Coneflower (Echinacea purpurea 'Razzmatazz') in the Coneflowers Database

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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 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Plant Height: 35 inches
Plant Spread: 23 inches
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Pink
Purple
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
Child plants: one child plant

 1:33 pm. An amazing blossom.

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Location: Riverview, Robson, B.C.Date: 2009-08-05 1:33 pm. An amazing blossom.
By HemNorth
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Location: Riverview, Robson, B.C.Date: 2009-07-27 6:58 pm. An unusual array of petals.
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Location: Vaughan, ON, Canada (Zone 5b)Date: 2009-08-06
By Anne
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Date: 2012-07-07
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Date: 2012-07-07
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Location: My garden, Cottage-in-the-Meadow Gardens in South Amana, IADate: 2009-07-17
By LarryR
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Location: Riverview, Robson, B.C.Date: 2009-08-01 6:38 pm. An incredibly full-petalled flower.
By HemNorth
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Coneflowers by clintbrown Dec 4, 2016 4:07 AM 865
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