Niche Gardens - North Carolina (NC) Native Pants

Echinacea purpurea

 


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Echinacea purpurea 'Fragrant Angel' (Asteraceae)
(ek-in-AY-see-a pur-PUR-ree-a)
Fragrant Angel Coneflower

A selection of 'Ruby Giant', 'Fragrant Angel' is a medium-height coneflower with bright white blooms, about 4-5" across. Petals are held horizontally around an orange cone that darkens to almost black for winter. Blooms are nicely fragrant on stems that are shorter than most echinacea hybrids, around 2-2.5'.

Bloom color: white
Bloom period: summer
Height: 2-2.5'
Spread: 1.5-2'
Zones: 4-9

Container size: Qt.
Price: $14
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