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Echinacea Pow Wow White Plants for Sale Online
Echinacea Pow Wow White is easily grown in average, dry to medium, well-drained soil in full sun to part shade. Best in full sun. An adaptable plant that is tolerant of drought, heat, humidity, and poor soil. Divide clumps when they become overcrowded (about every 4 years). Plants usually rebloom without deadheading, however, prompt removal of spent flowers improves general appearance.
Freely self-seeds if at least some of the seed heads are left in place. Echinacea purpurea, commonly called purple coneflower, is a coarse, rough-hairy, herbaceous perennial that is native to moist prairies, meadows, and open woods of the central to the southeastern United States (Ohio to Michigan to Iowa south to Louisiana and Georgia). It typically grows to 2-4 feet tall.
Showy daisy-like purple coneflowers (to 5 iches diameter) bloom throughout summer atop stiff stems clad with coarse, ovate to broad-lanceolate, dark green leaves. Good fresh cut or dried flower. The dead flower stems will remain erect well into the winter, and if flower heads are not removed, the blackened cones may be visited by goldfinches or other birds that feed on the seeds.
|2 to 3 Feet
|1 to 2 feet
|Full sun to part shade
|Prefers dry soil
|Native, deer resistant, drought tolerant, attracts pollinators