Moisture retentive soil
Well drained soil
Echinacea 'Aloha' produces fantastic, large apricot daisy flowers opening from green buds, during summer. The flowers are held above green, lance-shaped foliage on stiff stems.
Large sweetly scented flower heads of mango petals with pinky-orange basal tints encircle a bold copper coloured cone.
Like an old-fashioned 'rocket lolly' its petals are honey yellow at their tips but flushed orange-red at their base around a deep rusty cone.
Echinacea 'Julia' has beautiful orange petals surrounding a copper coloured cone, held on sturdy stems above green lance shaped leaves.
'Purple Emperor' puts on a vibrant long-lasting display of magenta purple flowers with very slightly reflex petals, the edges of which fade to paler pink as the bloom matures.
As its name suggests, its petals are a delicious tomato orange fading with age to soft apricot, all set off neatly by a rusty copper cone.
These are strong plants from the Coneflower family used as the starting point for breeding a lot of the other varieties. Sturdy upright flower stems hold large pink daisy flowers in mid summer, this..
The large daisy flowers of 'Avalanche' are creamy white with a hint of green, the cone is green and orange rather than the dark colour of other varieties. The bees and butterflies really love these ..
A stunning 'coneflower' with vibrant and rich dark reddish-pink flowerheads held on dark red stems over pointed green foliage. Popular, reliable and long flowering.
Echinacea purpurea 'Green Jewel' has gorgeous, unusual shuttlecock like blooms which contrast extremely well with yellows, reds and oranges. 'Green Jewel' produces its lime green blooms in late summer
Knee-high it is, but this 'coneflower' is a definite crowd pleaser producing masses of mid pink flowers with deep reflex petals encircling a toffee orange cone.