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Eastern Purple Coneflower

Echinacea purpurea (L.) Moench

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Echinacea purpurea (Eastern Purple Coneflower) is a species of perennial herb in the family Asteraceae. They have a self-supporting growth form. They are native to The Contiguous United States and North America. They have simple, broad leaves and purple flowers. Flowers are visited by Brown-belted Bumblebee, Sachem, Triepeolus lunatus, and Monarch. Individuals can grow to 0.57 m.

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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of eastern purple coneflower. View this species on GBIF