Purple coneflower with daisy like flowers, dark purple petals with prominent golden brown central discs give the coneflower its popular name. Butterfly and bee attractant.
Average content per packet: 130 seeds
February - April to plant out May onwards
Seed trays or pots in a warm light environment
Sow thinly and cover lightly with compost. Transplant to pots when large enough to handle then plant out into the herbaceous border from May onwards. Prefers a well-drained but moist fertile soils, and a sunny position. Rhizomes can be divided in Autumn once well established