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Bransford, W.D. and Dolphia
Echinacea atrorubens Nutt.
Topeka purple coneflower
USDA Symbol: ECAT
USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Perennial Habit: Herb Leaf Shape: Lanceolate
, Linear Flower:
Fruit: Size Class:
Bloom InformationBloom Color: Purple
Bloom Time: Apr , May , Jun
Bloom Notes: Blooms rarely pink or white.
KS , OK , TX USDA Native Status: L48(N)
From the National Organizations Directory
According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is either on display or available from the following:
Native Seed Network
- Corvallis, OR
Wildflower Center Seed BankLBJWC-1185
Collected 2012-08-01 in Fayette County by Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
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Record Modified: 2012-09-21
Research By: TWC Staff