Raspberry red flowers open freely and last well through summer.
Double Scoop Echinacea’s are fully double, last for months and their bold colouring doesn’t fade with age. They are long lasting plants that overwinter well. Double Scoop Echinacea’s are compact and well branched with abundant flowers through summer.
Double Scoop Echinacea flowers are excellent for cutting as they last well in a vase. Cutting blooms and deadheading will help to promote more flowers.
If you allow the flower heads of Double Scoop Echinacea to stay on, the seed pods will remain decorative right to the end, the dried flower heads maintain winter interest.
The hairy leaves grow towards the base of the plant.
Echinacea Double Scoop grows best in full sun. They prosper in a well drained soil that is moderately fertile to humus rich. Water to establish, then only if rainfall is low. Echinacea become dry tolerant as they establish.
Late spring to summer
Cool to Mediterranean
Full Sun to Semi Shade