1 x 9cm plant, for autumn planting 200497-1 £4.95 Delivery early October
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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 pallida
Type Hardy Perennial
Common Name Coneflower
Border Position Middle
Soil Type Chalky, Clay, Fertile, Neutral, Sandy
Scent Unscented
Site Full Sun
Moisture Well-drained
Height 90cm (36in)
Spacing 45cm (18in)
Sowing, Seeds, Planting Sow February-April indoors, Or May-July direct. Need light to germinate so cover very lightly with vermiculite.
Care Tips Drought-tolerant plants. Divide every few years to keep the plant healthy.
Flowering June - August
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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