A picture of a Echinacea purpurea 'The King'

Echinacea purpurea 'The King'

Echinacea purpurea 'The King'

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

8a

USDA zone

-12°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1.2m

Max

50cm

60cm

Min

30cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Echinacea purpurea 'The King' Overview

This species is an upright clumped perennial herb which is easy to grow. The flowers are large daisy-like flowers and they have a brown central cone surrounded by purple, red or pink, drooping petals. The foliage is comprised of lance-shaped, dark green leaves.

Common problems with Echinacea purpurea 'The King'

How to propagate Echinacea purpurea 'The King'

Cuttings

By division or from root cuttings from winter to early spring.

Division

Other uses of Echinacea purpurea 'The King'

Border, cutting bed, medicinal. Summer/Autumn interest.