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Echinacea purpurea 'Cleopatra'

Coneflower

Hardy Perennial

What is Hardy Perennial?

Golden daisy-like flowers which fade to creamy yellow

Eye-catching central orange cone

Dwarf variety great for containers and small gardens

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A dwarf variety useful for smaller borders, front of border positions or containers in urban gardens. Echinacea ‘Cleopatra’ bears large, fragrant, golden yellow daisies adorned with a prominent coppery-orange cone. Each bloom is about 8cm across and flowering is prolific and long-lasting, continuing for weeks from July to September. The luminous golden colour of the blooms fades to a soft creamy yellow as they age. The flowers are held on stiff, upright stems above dark green, basal leaves and are great for cutting. They are attractive to butterflies and other beneficial pollinators and perfect for wildlife-friendly gardens. Height: 45cm (18in). Spread: 50cm (20in).

Plant height and spread is seasonal therefore we list by pot size rather than a defined plant size. The height and spread of the plant delivered will vary depending on the season, meaning arrival images are an indication only.

Height Up to 45cm (18in)
Spread Up to 50cm (20in)

Hardy Perennial

cottage gardenswildlife gardenscut flower gardencoastal garden

full sun

Flowering Months
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1 x 2 Litre Potted Plant (KF2973)

Grow echinacea plants in a sunny or semi shaded position on moist, well drained soil. Coneflowers prefer a deep, fertile soil and will benefit from the addition of some well rotted manure or garden compost to soil, prior to planting.
Feed and water regularly throughout the growing season until coneflower plants are fully established. Deadhead faded flowers to encourage more blooms to be produced. In autumn, cut back faded echinacea flower stems and apply a mulch of well rotted manure to the base of the plant. Divide overcrowded plants in autumn or spring.

Seeds and garden supplies will normally be delivered within the time period stated against each product as detailed above. Plants, bulbs, corms, tubers, shrubs, trees, potatoes, etc. are delivered at the appropriate time for planting or potting on. Delivery times will be stated on the product page above, or in your order acknowledgement page and email.

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