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Purple Cone Flower



Echinacea is a genus of herbaceous flowering plants in the daisy family, Asteraceae. The nine species it contains are commonly called purple coneflowers. They are endemic to eastern and central North America, where they are found growing in moist to dry prairies and open wooded areas. They have large, showy heads of composite flowers, blooming from early to late summer.

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Purple Coneflower
Echinacea purpurea Echinacea purpurea

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CourtneyVerk 11 years ago

Thanks for the ID Dan!

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Ontario, Canada

Spotted on Jun 26, 2012
Submitted on Jul 8, 2012

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