ECHINACEA purpurea 'White Swan' (Seed)

Medium
Sun
White
Reasonable soil
Summer
Bee friendly
Seed Packet
Qty
 
 

Description

Height: 70-80cm

White daisy-like flowers in late summer. The bright petals contrast strongly with prominent green-yellow central discs, which develops into the cone shaped seed head as the flower fades. Butterfly and bee attractant and also an useful cut flower 

Average content per packet: 70 seeds

SOWING:

WHEN:

February - April to plant out May onwards

WHERE:

Seed trays or pots in a warm light environment 

HOW:

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 soil and a sunny position. Rhizomes can be divided in autumn once well established.