Echinacea - Purpurea

Echinacea Purpurea is also knows as "Cone Flower" and produces deep purple flowers on thick strong stems that can reach 1.2 metres tall. They are very easy to grow and make wonderful dried cut flowers. Plant in full sun or semi-shade in well worked soil that is free draining and place plants 30 - 40cm apart. Remove spent flowers unless you wish to keep them for drying.