echinacea purpurea 'green jewel' (coneflower)

Size: 1 gallon

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  • unique, bright green petals with a central, large, darker green cone
  • compact foliage with strong stems
  • sweet fragrance
  • bloom time: all summer
  • zone 3 
  • height 50-60cm
  • spread 40-50cm
  • colour green
  • echinacea thrives in an average to moist, well-drained soil, in full sun to partial shade
  • they are drought tolerant once established and adaptable to heat and poor soils
  • taller cultivars may grow leggy and require staking if grown in dense shade
  • regular deadheading is recommended to improve appearance, but not necessary to increase bloom time
  • direct, sun exposure helps develop proper, flower pigmentation
  • pay special attention to plant depth: crown must be at or slightly above soil level
  • full sun, partial sun/shade
  • attracts butterflies 
  • attracts birds
  • deer resistant
  • long blooming
  • (image courtesy of NVK nurseries, NVK holdings inc.)