Sun: Full sun, part shade
Water Needs: Low, Average
Bloom Time: June-August
Bloom Description: Pale Pink to Purple
Soil Drainage: Well-Drained
Suggested Use: Beds and borders, naturalized areas, and meadows.
Attracts: Bees and butterflies. Special value to native bees. Allow to remain during the winter to provide food for birds that feed on the seeds.
Tolerates: Deer, drought, shallow-rocky soil.
Tips: Attracts many pollinators and is drought tolerant. E. angustifolia tends to look poorly in its native habitat, but often thrives in cultivation. Make excellent cut and dried flowers.