Midsummer into fall, blooms of the most unusual green add interest to the garden! Just 20-24" tall, the strong stems need no staking. And poor soil, drought, heat are no problem! Deer tend to avoid. Echinacea purpurea 'Green Jewel' PP18678.
Echinacea purpurea 'Green Jewel' PP18678
Sun Exposure:Full Sun, Partial Shade
Height/Habit:20 - 24 inches
Spread:12 - 36 inches
Spacing:12 - 36 inches
Flowering Date:June to August
Planting Instructions:Dig a hole large enough to accommodate the roots without bending them. Work soil around the roots, firm well and water thoroughly.
Winter Care:No winter care needed
Shipped:NO. 1 BAREROOT
Flower Form:Double coneflower. Out of the cone is growing a pompom as the flower matures.
Foliage Type:Ovate to broad-lanceolate, dark green leaves.
Pruning:Divide clumps about every 4 years. Plants rebloom without deadheading, but removal of spent flowers improves appearance.
Soil Requirement:Moist well drained soil. Once established it is drought tolerant.
Additional Information:In the winter the dead flower stems will remain erect. If flower heads are not removed, the blackened cones may be visited by goldfinches or other birds who will feed on the seeds.
Restricted States:AE AK GU HI PR
When will my order ship?
Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country during the shipping timeframes outlined below:
2019 Spring Shipping Schedule
Perennials & Potted Plants
5/6/19 - 6/7/19
3/4/19 - 6/7/19
7A & 7B
2/25/19 - 6/7/19
8A & 8B
2/18/19 - 5/31/19
2/11/19 - 5/31/19
Last Order Date
Zones 1-4: June 3rd, 2019 Zones 5-7: June 3rd, 2019 Zones 8-10: May 27th, 2019