Coneflower 'Merlot'

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Flowers are 5 in. across, with huge cones and wine colored stems. Blooms are fragrant and long lasting. Excellent for attracting butterflies and for naturalized gardens, traditional beds, borders or containers. Does not require staking. Hardy perennial. Photo credit: Terra Nova
  • Mature Height : 3 - 5 Feet
  • Mature Spread : 2 - 4 Feet
  • Light Needs : Full Sun
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Botanical Name Echinacea purpurea 'Merlot' P.P.# 18814
Brand Monrovia Growers
Mature Height 3 - 5 Feet
Mature Spread 2 - 4 Feet
Foliage Color Green
Flower Color Pink
Bloom Time Summer, Fall
Light Needs Full Sun
Special Uses Clump Forming, Flowers for Cutting, Fragrant, Naturalizes Well, North American Native
Landscape Uses Firescaping / Fire Wise
Plant Type Perennials
General Care Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. For a neat appearance, remove old foliage before new leaves emerge. Divide clumps every 2 to 3 years in early spring.
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