Narrow-leaved Coneflower (Echinacea angustifolia)

Narrow-leaved Coneflower (Echinacea angustifolia)

A short coneflower for the driest, sunniest places. Songbirds can be seen eating the seeds on top of the dried flower stems throughout fall and winter.


Sun:    Full Sun
Moisture:    Dry
Height:    2 feet
Blooms:    June, July
Color:    Pink
Spacing:    12-18″
Zones:    3-8
Benefits:    Butterflies, Pollinators

Design Tips

Narrow-leaved Coneflower needs a dry, well-drained soil to thrive. It’s short enough to be planted near borders.

Companion Plants

Butterfly Milkweed
Prairie Coreopsis
Blanket Flower