Echinacea purpurea 'Alba'
(Coneflower) A handsome perennial, Echinacea purpurea 'Alba' is moderately vigorous with large pure white flowers with a prominent raised central greenish-yellow cone.
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A handsome perennial, Echinacea purpurea 'Alba' is moderately vigorous with large pure white flowers with a prominent raised central greenish-yellow cone. With its long flowering period, this is a superb choice of plant for a sunny border.
- Position: Full sun.
- Soil: Moist yet well drained soil.
- Hardiness: Hardy.
- Flowering Period: July - October.
- Rate of Growth: Moderate.
- Habit: Echinacea purpurea 'Alba' grows to be a clump forming perennial with tall flower stems.
- Height: up to 1 - 1.2 m (3 - 4 ft)
- Spread: 1 - 1.2 m (3 - 4 ft)
- Notes: Echinacea purpurea 'Alba' may require protection from slugs.
- How Much Sun
- Full Sun
- Mature Size
- Herbaceous - Medium, Herbaceous - Large (Tall)
- Growing Conditions
- Soil Type: Most Soils (not to fussy), Soil Type: Acid, Soil Type: Chalky / Alkaline, Special: Coastal Areas
- Special Features
- Flowering Season - Summer (June - August), Good for Wildlife (Insects including bees & butterflies), Flowering Season - Autumn (September - November)