Echinacea purpurea 'Bravado'


Tips for Homeowners:

Old flowers can be removed to keep plants tidy. However, if the flowers remain on the plant, goldfinches will feed on the seeds in the fall and winter. Divide clumps in the spring or fall every 4-5 years when plants become crowded.

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Beautiful pink-to-purple flowers on a plant that is drought tolerant and a favorite food source for butterflies.

  • Large flowers
  • Flowers are pink and eventually purplish
  • Low maintenance

A dependable perennial for the naturalized garden or for the cut flower garden.

Height: 24-36 in
Spread: 18-24 in
Zone: 3-9
Color: Pink

Interesting Notes about Coneflower:

Coneflowers are not just easy to grow, they are fun and educational. Whether establishing a meadow or a perennial border these plants will thrive on neglect and endure extremes of hot and cold. When the butterflies, bees, and birds begin visiting there is opportunity to learn the different species and watch them work. 

Characteristics & Attributes


  • Garden
  • Dried Flower/Foliage
  • Low Maintenance
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Heat Tolerant
  • Native
  • Mass Planting
  • Border or Bed
  • Summer Bloomer

Foliage Color:

  • Green


  • Full Sun

Attracts Wildlife:

  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Attracts Pollinators
  • Attracts Songbirds

Critter Resistance:

  • Deer Resistant


  • Upright

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Summer

Soil Moisture:

  • Average Water