Echinacea pallida

One of the best perennials for pollinators and easy to grow from seed. More
1 x 9cm pot 511204-1 £6.50 Delivery late March
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3 x 9cm pots 511204-3 £16.50 Delivery late March
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One of the best perennials for pollinators and easy to grow from seed, Echinaceas are also brilliant for picking, with plenty of flowers right into late autumn, which last two weeks in the vase.

Genus Echinacea
Group/Species pallida
Type Perennial
Common Name Coneflower
Border Position Border (Middle)
Soil Type Broad Tolerance
Scent Unscented
Site Full Sun
Moisture Well-drained
Height 75cm (30in)
Spacing 45cm (18in)
Sowing, Seeds, Planting Plant in deep, moist but well-drained soil in full sun. Give them space to establish as echinacea do not like to be crowded and avoid damp spots. Incorporate plenty of organic matter, such as well-rotted manure or garden compost, into the soil before planting. Sprinkle mycorrhizal fungi (Rootgrow) into the base of the planting hole and water well.
Care Tips Echinacea do not like to be crowded, give them space to establish in your garden and avoid winter wet spots and heavy mulching over crowns in winter. Once planted, they are best left alone — they do not transplant well. Deadhead to encourage flowering into the autumn after the main August-September season. Propagate by rooting cuttings from late autumn to early winter.
Flowering June - September
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
  • Sow Under Cover/Plant Indoors
  • Direct Sow/Plant Outdoors
  • Flowers/Harvest
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Delivery

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Echinacea pallida reviews

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Reviewed 2nd August 2019 by Barbara

All the seedling grew well....and flowered...but only one bloom from each plant this year ... hoping for more next year..
Very tall plants so need staking...
Packaged well....

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Reviewed 31st July 2019 by Pamela

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Reviewed 31st July 2019 by Paul

Love these plants, I've only had 5 flower stems from 2 plants and the other not produced a flower this year but the plants are healthy and grown well.

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Reviewed 31st July 2019 by Carl

Really impressed with these plants - performed well and survived the heat wave!

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Reviewed 31st July 2019 by Mrs Gray

Delivered in perfect condition.

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Reviewed 31st July 2019 by Kim