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Echinacea Roots - Purple Pre-Order Now; Ships Spring 2022

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3 Roots $17.95
6 Roots $31.95 11%
9 Roots $40.95
($4.55/each)
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  • Perennial, Sturdy, Drought Tolerant
  • Also known as Purple Coneflower
  • Prefers Full Sun

Product Description

Echinacea purpurea (aka Purple Coneflower, or Purple Echinacea) is one of the most popular perennials in the garden. In addition to being beautiful the flowers can also be used to make an extremely popular herbal tea, purported to help strengthen the immune system. With stems that can reach as high as 5 feet tall and beautiful, long-lasting purple flowers that are visible from afar, it is easy to see why every gardener should want them in their garden or meadow.
  • Fast Facts

    Name:Echinacea Roots - Purple
    Botanical Name:Echinacea purpurea
    Life Cycle:Perennial
    Light Requirement:Full Sun
    Planting Season:Spring
    Features:Attracts Pollinators, Attracts Hummingbirds, Container Garden, Cut Flower Garden, Deer Resistant, Easy to Grow & Maintain, Drought Tolerant, Fragrant
    Color:Pink, Purple
    Blooms:Summer, Late Summer, Early Fall, Fall
    Plant Height:24-36 inches
    Plant Spacing:18 inches
    Planting Depth:Deep Enough to Accomadate Root Length
    Hardiness Zones:3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
    Ships:Spring
  • Planting Instructions

    How to Plant Purple Echinacea

    About Echinacea

    Echinacea, often called purple coneflower, is one of the most popular perennials in the garden. In addition to being beautiful, the flowers can also be used to make an extremely popular herbal tea, purported to help strengthen the immune system. With stems that can reach as high as 5' tall and beautiful, long-lasting purple flowers that are visible from afar. It is easy to see why every gardener would want them in their garden or meadow.

    When to Plant Echinacea Roots

    Echinacea Roots are ideal for Springtime installation, after the threat of frost has passed.

    Where to Plant Echinacea Roots

    Echinacea roots do best in Full Sun, but can tolerate Partial Shade. The can also tolerate poor and rocky soil, but are sensitive to soil that is overly moist.

    How to Plant Echinacea Roots

    Dig a hole roughly twice the size of the root clump. Plant the clump, spreading out the roots, and slowly adding soil until even with the top of the roots. Lightly compress the soil along the way, and water deeply.

    How to Care for Echinacea

    You can extend the flowering season of Echinacea with deadheading spent flowers. Let plants stand until they completely die back, and cut down once fully dormant.

    Download Printable Planting Guide

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