Echinacea angustifolia

Echinacea angustifolia

Blacksamson echinacea

Low to moderate moisture requirement, full sun to partial shade. Perennial with rose colored blooms occurring in May and June. Prefers gravely soil in fields and woods, but is adapted to a wide range of soil types within its range.

Varieties: 

Species Attributes

Height: 
12 
- 15 
in.
Life Form: 
Perennial
Native or Introduced: 
Native
Precipitation: 
Low - Moderate
Sun & Shade Tolerance: 
Full Sun
Part Sun
Elevation: 
ft.

Soil Texture

Coarse: 
Best
Moderately Coarse: 
Average
Medium: 
Average
Moderately Fine: 
Marginal
Fine: 
Not Adapted

Soil pH

Acidic: 
Marginal
Neutral: 
Best
Basic: 
Best
Seeding Rate: 
10 
PLS lbs/Acre
Pure Seed per Bushel: 
18.30 lbs.
Seeds per Pound: 
128,000
Germination Time: 
Days
Mycorrhizal Dependent: 
Yes
Bloom Color: 
Rose - Purple
Blooming Season: 
Summer