Echinacea 'PowWow Wild Berries' Coneflower

$13.95
$13.95
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Description

Echinacea 'PowWow Wild Berries' is a well-branched Coneflower that carries 3-4" deep rose-purple colored blooms that retain their color longer than most other Echinacea. This perennial needs less deadheading than others to continue blooming.

Echinacea 'PowWow Wild Berries' is a seed strain of N. American native Echinacea purpurea.

Echinacea 'PowWow Wild Berries' prefers sun and moist, well-drained soil. It will tolerate poor soil, heat, drought, wet, and clay soil. An All American Selections award winner.

Characteristics

  • Common Names: Coneflower
  • Zones: 3-9
  • Light Requirements: Full Sun to Light Shade
  • Soil Preference: Prefers moist, well-drained soil
  • Height at Maturity: 18-24
  • Width at Maturity: 12-16
  • Bloom Color: Purple
  • Bloom Time: Late spring to midfall
  • Foliage Color: Green

Special Features

  • Attracts: Butterflies. Hummingbirds. Pollinators.
  • Tolerates: Deer. Clay Soil.
  • Other Features: Cut Flower. Fragrant. Native to North America.

Care and Growing Tips

It is the gardener's choice whether to deadhead the spent blooms or leave them on the plant for goldfinches to have the seeds. If the stems are left on the plant, you should cut them back to 3-5 inches above the ground in late winter or early spring before the new growth emerges.
We do not mulch over our coneflowers in winter because we have noticed those plants do not tend to survive. They are incredibly hardy without any extra help.

Check out our blog for more gardening tips!

Shipping Info

Note: Our last day of shipping is Tuesday, 6/18. After that, all orders will be held until late August/early September.

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    Please note: Depending on the time of year, the foliage of the plants may be trimmed to fit into our shipping boxes. This could delay the flowering of the plant, but many perennials actually benefit from being cut back.

    We are currently not able to ship to Puerto Rico, Hawaii, and outside of the US.