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Pale Purple Coneflower

Echinacea pallida

Pale Purple Coneflower

General Information

Plant Information

Plant Type:

Herbaceous Perennial

Sun Preference:

Full Sun * Part Sun

Soil Moisture Preference:

Medium * Medium-Dry * Dry

Plant Height:

2 to 3 feet

Plant Width:

1 to 2 feet

Plant Spacing:

1 to 2 feet

Flower Color:


Flower timing:

June to July

Culture Information:


Deer, Drought, Clay Soil, Dry Soil, Shallow-Rocky Soil
tolerant of drought, heat, humidity and poor soils

Pests & Disease:

Pale Purple Coneflower has no serious insect or disease problems. Japanese beetle and leaf spot are occasional problems. Pale Purple Coneflower dislikes excessively moist soil and poor drainage.

Wildlife Use:

Native to:

More Information:
NC State Plant Database:
Missouri Botanical Garden:
TN-KY Plant Atlas

Other Link:

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