| Magnus Echinacea |
| Echinacea purpurea 'Magnus'|
| Uses: Medicinal
|| Duration: Perennial (hardy in zones 3-9) |
| When to Sow: Spring/Late Summer/Early Fall
|| Ease of Germination: Easy |
Beautiful European variety with rose-purple petals that donít droop as much as wild echinaceas. Developed in the 1980s by Swedish echinacea breeder, Magnus Nilsson. Was proclaimed the Perennial Plant of the Year for 1998. Excellent longlasting cutflower. Ht. 1m/40Ē.