Echinacea purpurea, purple coneflower, is an adaptable and drought tolerant perennial. Benefits wildlife.
An introduction from Jellito Seed, 'Ruby Star' (Rubinstern) has the horizontal qualities of 'Magnus' with a deeper, richer magenta hue. As with other coneflowers, these plants are easy to grow, tough and drought tolerant. They make a great cut flower and attract butterflies and songbirds. This plant performs best in well-drained soil.