Type: Perennial

Sun: Full sun, part shade

Water Needs: Low, Average

Height: 1'-2'

Spread: 10"-2'

Spacing: 18"

Bloom Time: June-August

Bloom Description: Pale Pink to Purple
Maintenance: Low

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.

Echinacea angustifolia, Narrow-leaved Purple Coneflower