Purple Coneflower

The beautiful coneflower is a sun-loving perennial that comes in varieties and colors. The flowers are similar to the look of a daisy, but with a domed center. Offered in a range of gorgeous hues, the coneflower can be found in shades of pink, purple, red, yellow, orange and white. A pollinator’s favorite, they’re known for attracting bees, birds, and butterflies. Some popular varieties are Magnus, Cheyenne Spirit and Salsa Red.

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  • Usually grow to a height of anywhere from 12 to 36 inches.
  • Grow in moist to dry prairies and open wooded areas.
  • They tend to bloom midsummer, are relatively drought-tolerant.
  • Thrive in heat.
  • Water regularly during the summer.