Botanical name: Echinacea purpurea 'Meringue'
Other names: Coneflower 'Meringue', Hedgehog coneflower 'Meringue'
Variety or Cultivar: 'Meringue' _ 'Meringue' is a compact, upright, herbaceous perennial with ovate, toothed, rough-hairy, dark green leaves and double flowers comprised of white florets surrounding a pale yellow pompons with a green centres.
Echinacea purpurea 'Meringue' is: Deciduous
Flower: Pale-yellow, White in Summer; White, Pale-yellow in Autumn
Foliage: Dark-green in Spring; Dark-green in Summer; Dark-green in Autumn
Habit: Clump-forming, Compact, Upright
Pests: Generally pest free.
Diseases: Generally disease free.
Pruning: Deadhead regularly.. REGISTER to read more...
Propagation methods: Division, Root cuttings. REGISTER to read more...
Echinacea purpurea 'Meringue' (Coneflower 'Meringue') will reach a height of 0.45m and a spread of 0.45m after 2-5 years.
Suggested uses: Wildflower, Prairie planting, Beds and borders, Flower Arranging, Cottage/Informal, Wildlife
Cultivation: Grow in deep, humus-rich, well-drained soil. Best in full sun, although partial shade will be tolerated. As a general rule, Echinacea do not transplant well.
Soil type: Sandy, Loamy, Chalky
Soil drainage: Well-drained
Soil pH: Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Light: Full Sun, Partial Shade
Aspect: South, East, West
Exposure: Exposed, Sheltered
Hardiness: Hardy (H4)
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