Echinacea purpurea ‘Kim’s Knee High’ PP#12242

(Kim's Knee High Purple Coneflower)


$11.99


Hardiness Zones:

 4a  4b  5a  5b  6a  6b  7a  7b  8a  8b

Quick Overview:

A wonderful dwarf form of this popular perennial with rose-pink, drooping flower petals surrounding an orange center. A well behaved, easy to grow native perennial that is favored by butterflies.

Description

Easily grown in average, dry to medium, well-drained soil in full sun to part shade. Best in full sun. An adaptable plant that is tolerant of drought, heat, humidity and poor soil. Divide clumps when they become overcrowded (about every 4 years). Plants usually rebloom without deadheading, however prompt removal of spent flowers improves general appearance. Freely self-seeds if at least some of the seed heads are left in place.  Seeds are a favorite of finches and other birds.

Additional information

Common Name

Kim's Knee High Purple Coneflower

Botanical Name

Echinacea purpurea 'Kim's Knee High' PP#12242

Container/Amount

1 gallon

Evergreen or Deciduous

Deciduous

Hardiness Zone

4a, 4b, 5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b

Growth Rate

Average

Light Requirements

Sun

Height

2'

Width

2'

Soil Condition

Well-drained

Water Needs

Average

Blooming Period

Summer

Flower Color

rosy purple

Fragrance

No

Foliage Color

green

Deer Resistant

No

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