Echinacea purpurea 'Kim's Knee High' PP12,242

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Purple Coneflower

USDA Hardiness Zone 3-8

Rosy-lavender recurved petals around a large brown cone that is burnished with copper and orange highlights.
A slightly shorter variety of the native species.

Height

18-24 Inches

Spread

20-24 Inches

Color

Pink/Red

Bloom Time

July-September

Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips

Birds appreciate the winter seed.

When to Divide

spring or fall

Good Companions

Threadleaf Coreopsis (Coreopsis verticillata), Sweet William (Dianthus barbatus), Purple Flame Grass (Miscanthus sinensis v. purpurascens), Russian Sage (Perovskia atriplicifolia), Stonecrop (Sedum borchii sport)

Characteristics & Attributes

Attracts Wildlife
Butterflies
Attributes & Uses
Dried Flowers
Cut Flowers
Fragrant
Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Exposure
Full Sun
Foliage Color
Green
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Fall
Summer
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Summer
Fall
Soil Moisture Preference
Well-drained
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