White Swan Coneflower - Echinacea purpurea 'White Swan'

White Swan Coneflower Echinacea purpurea 'White Swan'
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White Swan Coneflower features beautiful lightly-scented white daisy flowers with brown eyes at the ends of the stems from mid summer to mid fall, which are most effective when planted in groupings. The flowers are excellent for cutting. Its pointy leaves remain green in colour throughout the season. The fruit is not ornamentally significant. Drought tolerant once established.

Water Needs: 
Low
Foliage Color: 
Green
Flower Attributes: 
Cut Flowers
Fragrant
Long Bloom Time
Showy Flowers
Landscape Uses: 
Border
Dry Areas
Mass Planting
Garden Styles: 
Cottage
Modern
Xeriscape
Light Needs: 
Full Sun
Plant Types: 
Height: 
24-36"
Spread: 
12-24"
Flower Seasons: 
Summer
Fall
Special Features: 
Attracts Butterflies
Deer Resistant
Dry Areas
Winter Interest
Growth Habits: 
Upright
Cold Hardiness: 
Zone 3
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This perennial should only be grown in full sunlight. It is very adaptable to both dry and moist locations, and should do just fine under typical garden conditions. It is considered to be drought-tolerant, and thus makes an ideal choice for a low-water garden or xeriscape application. It is not particular as to soil type or pH. It is highly tolerant of urban pollution and will even thrive in inner city environments. This plant can be propagated by division.

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