Echinacea purpurea 'White Swan' (Purple Coneflower 'Alba')
50 seeds $2.50
Echinacea purpurea 'White Swan' has creamy white flowers with a bronze-green central cone. It's a beautiful, long-blooming perennial that goes with anything.
Purple Coneflower 'White Swan' attracts butterflies, and the ripening seeds attract birds. The flowers combine well with other perennials, annuals and ornamental grasses in the garden. It makes a lovely cut flower. Echinacea 'White Swan' blooms the first year from seed if started early indoors. Also known as Echinacea purpurea 'Alba'. Deer resistant. Hardy in zones 3-9.
height 30" spacing 18"
Sowing Echinacea purpurea 'White Swan' Seeds
Soak echinacea seeds overnight. Start indoors 8 weeks before the last frost date. Sow 1/8" deep. Full sun to part shade.