- 2023 Indiana Natives
- Coneflower - Pale Purple (Echinacea pallida)
Coneflower - Pale Purple (Echinacea pallida)
Grows up to 3' tall and has very pale purple to pink flowers. It blooms in early summer and provides nectar for hummingbirds and butterflies. Birds love the seeds. Once the taproot is established it is extremely drought-tolerant and needs little care. Perennial.
Sun Exposure - Full, Partial
Soil Moisture - Medium, Medium-Dry, Dry
Height - 3 feet
Bloom Time - June, July
Bloom Color - Pink
Photo courtesy of Prairie Moon Nursery.