coneflower ‘Pixie Meadowbrite’
Echinacea ‘Pixie Meadowbrite’ (coneflower ‘Pixie Meadowbrite’) is a dwarf coneflower that has fragrant pink blooms centered around a sunset-colored central cone.
It prefers full sun and is tolerant of drought and dry conditions. E. ‘Pixie Meadowbrite’ attracts butterflies, hummingbirds, and other pollinators.
|Botanical Name||Echinacea ‘Pixie Meadowbrite’|
|Common Name||coneflower ‘Pixie Meadowbrite’|
|USDA Zone||3 thru 9|
|Light Requirement||Full Sun to Part Shade|
|Season(s) of interest||summer, fall, winter|
|Height and Spread||2-3ft x 1-1.5ft (60-90cm x 30-45cm)|
|Attracts Wildlife||Provides Food for Birds, Attracts Pollinators,|
|Additional Information||Cultivated Form of a Native Plant. Horticultural origin; bred by Jim Ault of the Chicago Botanic Garden, cross between E. tennesseenis, E. angustifolia, E. purpurea|
|Location in Lurie Garden||Southwest Light Plate, Southeast Light Plate, Northwest Light Plate, Northeast Light Plate|