Wavy-Leaf Purple Coneflower (Echinacea simulata) 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
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Plant Height: 36 inches
Plant Spread: 24 inches
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Pink
Purple
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Butterflies
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger

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Comments:
Posted by jmorth (central Illinois) on Dec 2, 2011 12:09 PM

Habitat - Limestone glades, dry prairies, and open woods. A wildflower in Illinois closely related to the Pale Purple Coneflower but not as widespread.

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