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Echinacea purpurea 'Pink Poodle'
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Plant Type: Perennials

Turn your landscape into a show ground arena with this Grand Champion Echinacea 'Pink Poodle'.  One of the most exciting new perennials seen in years.  The massive, fluffy, dahlia-like blossoms are an absolutely true pink, and are held on exceedingly strong, pencil thick stems.  The blooms look single at first but as they open the petals keep coming.  Fragrant flowers will last 8-10 days in the vase.  Attracts butterflies and garden enthusiasts.

 


Growing & Maintenance Tips:

These plants are long lived, low maintenance and easy to grow. Division of clumps can be made in spring every three to four years.

Flower Color

Pink

Foliage Color

Green shades

Plant Spread

26 in.

Good Companions

Rudbeckia, Stokesia, Ornamental Grasses, Salvia

Plant Height

28-36 in.

Scape Height

Hardness Zone

4-9

Soil Moisture

Moderate to low water needs


Characteristics & Attributes

Attributes

Drought tolerant, Border, Cut flower, Dried flower, Specimen, Mass Plant, Naturalizing

Bloom Time

Summer to fall

Critter Resistance

Deer resistant

Exposure

Full sun to part shade

Growth Rate

Medium

Seasonal Interests

Summer to fall