Native to eastern North America, Coneflowers are found in many gardens and are easy to grow in average to clay soils or dry conditions. They require full sun. Coneflowers are the blooming stars of the gardens this week!
Information on Echinacea purpurea: http://www.missouribotanicalgarden.org/PlantFinder/PlantFinderDetails.aspx?kempercode=c580
Paula Ziegler is a local resident who has a concern for the fate of bees, butterflies and all wildlife which inspires her to find solutions to creating wildlife habitat gardens that fit into the look of the neighborhood. Her hope is that you enjoy her blogs and perhaps start a wildlife garden of your own! Learn more about Paula at https://www.facebook.com/paulayourgardenkeeper