Echinacea pallida

Pale Purple Coneflower

With delicate pink-purple reflexed petals, this Coneflower is native to Ontario’s south-western prairies. While not as showy as its well-known cousin, it is a beautiful, delicate addition to the native wildflower garden.

Height: 4-5 feet

Sun Requirements: Requires full sun

Water Requirements: Normal to dry conditions

Flowers: Light purple to pink flowers in June/July

Attracts: Butterflies, bees, birds, herbilists

Important Butterfly Larval Host

Special Tolerances: Drought tolerant