Echinacea Angustifolia - Cone Flower
Native to North America Echinacea Angustifolia can grow to 1.2m with purple petals - typically less showy than other Echinaceas, with dark yellow centers bloom in May to July.
Requires full sun, and thrives in most soils and can be drought tolerant when mature.
Echinacea Angustifolia is widely used in herbal medicine as a cold cure and immune system fortifier, and was used for centuries by the North American Indians who had an intimate understanding of their environment.
Please consult a qualified GP before attempting to use this plant in a medicinal context.