Eastern Purple ConeflowerEchinacea purpurea
Family: Asteraceae
Flowering Time: June to August
Flower Color: Purplish pink
Growth Habit: meadows, open woods
Zones:  3 to 8
Environment: Full sun to part shade
Plant Height: 2 to 5 feet
Spread: 1.5 to 2 feet
Tolerates: Deer, Drought, Clay soil, Dry soil, Shallow-Rocky Soil
Water: Dry to medium
Maintenance: Low
Native Range: Eastern US
Other uses: Attracts birds and butterflies, Showy, Medicinal