Pale Purple Coneflower (Echinacea pallida)
The drooping purple petals of this plant can be seen waiving in the summer breeze above the grasses of the Illinois dry prairies. A tough, beautiful prairie species.
- Acronym: ECHPAL
- Life-Cycle: Perennial
- Bloom Color: Purple
- Bloom Time: June-July
- Typical Height: 36"
- Light Preference: Full Sun
- Soil Preference: Dry-Mesic
- Seeds per Ounce: 5,000*
- Seeds per Packet: 125*
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*Approximate, actual number of seeds may vary slightly by seed lot.