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Echinacea paradoxa var. paradoxa

Echinacea paradoxa (J.B.S. Norton) Britton var. paradoxa

Bush's Purple Coneflower, Yellow Coneflower

Asteraceae (Aster Family)

Synonym(s): Echinacea atrorubens var. paradoxa

USDA Symbol: ECPAP

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

 

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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Size Notes: Up to about 3 feet tall.
Fruit: Fruit is a cypsela (pl. cypselae). Though technically incorrect, the fruit is often referred to as an achene.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Pink , Yellow
Bloom Time: Apr , May , Jun , Jul

Distribution

USA: AR , MO

Web Reference

Webref 3 - Flora of North America (2014) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.

Additional resources

USDA: Find Echinacea paradoxa var. paradoxa in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Echinacea paradoxa var. paradoxa in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Echinacea paradoxa var. paradoxa

Metadata

Record Modified: 2019-02-26
Research By: CBR

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