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Echinacea purpurea 'White Lustre' (Coneflower 'White Luster')

Beginner
skill rating
1 hour care
per year
0.75m
Max height
0.4m
Max spread
2-5 years
To maturity

Plant details

Botanical name

Echinacea purpurea 'White Lustre'

Other names

Coneflower 'White Luster'

Genus

Echinacea Echinacea

Variety or Cultivar

'White Lustre' _ 'White Lustre' is an erect, herbaceous perennial with ovate, toothed, hairy basal leaves, ovate to lance-shaped, toothed stem leaves and white daisy-like flower-heads with orange-brown central discs from midsummer to early autumn.


Echinacea purpurea 'White Lustre' is: Deciduous

Habit

Clump-forming, Upright

Flower

White in Summer; White in Autumn

Foliage

Green in Summer; Green in Autumn

How to care

Watch out for

Pests

Generally pest free.

Diseases

Generally disease free.

General care

Propagation methods

Division, Seed, Root cuttings


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Where to grow

Echinacea purpurea 'White Lustre' (Coneflower 'White Luster') will reach a height of 0.75m and a spread of 0.4m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses

Wildflower, Prairie planting, Beds and borders, Flower Arranging, Cottage/Informal, Wildlife

Cultivation

Grow in humus- rich, well drained soil. Best in full sun, although partial shade can be tolerated.

Soil type

Chalky, Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage

Well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Partial Shade, Full Sun

Aspect

South, East, West

Exposure

Exposed, Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Hardy (H4)

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Botanical name

Echinacea purpurea 'White Lustre'

Other names

Coneflower 'White Luster'

Genus

Echinacea Echinacea

Variety or Cultivar

'White Lustre' _ 'White Lustre' is an erect, herbaceous perennial with ovate, toothed, hairy basal leaves, ovate to lance-shaped, toothed stem leaves and white daisy-like flower-heads with orange-brown central discs from midsummer to early autumn.

Foliage

Deciduous

Habit

Clump-forming, Upright


Colour

Flower

White in Summer; White in Autumn

Foliage

Green in Summer; Green in Autumn


How to care

Watch out for

Pests

Generally pest free.

Diseases

Generally disease free.

General care

Propagation methods

Division, Seed, Root cuttings


Monthly care advice


Where to grow

Echinacea purpurea 'White Lustre' (Coneflower 'White Luster') will reach a height of 0.75m and a spread of 0.4m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses

Wildflower, Prairie planting, Beds and borders, Flower Arranging, Cottage/Informal, Wildlife

Cultivation

Grow in humus- rich, well drained soil. Best in full sun, although partial shade can be tolerated.

Soil type

Chalky, Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage

Well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Partial Shade, Full Sun

Aspect

South, East, West

Exposure

Exposed, Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Hardy (H4)

USDA zones

Zone 9, Zone 8, Zone 7, Zone 6, Zone 5, Zone 4, Zone 3

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