Introducing 'Echinacea' A Gift of Seeds, perfect when healing, positive thoughts and love are in need. Included as a part of our new 'Nurture' range, this will be the perfect gift that is both beautiful and useful.
Echinacea is a purple flower with a prominent central cone, giving it he more common name of 'Coneflower'. They are loved by pollinators such as honeybees and butterflies, making an attractive addition to a cottage style garden.
After watching your flowers bloom, they make a lovely cut flower, or at also widely used as a medicinal herb. The herb encourages the gentlemen mmune system (by increasing white blood cells) and reduces symptoms of cold, flus and other illnesses. The plant label for included with each pack includes a simple recipe for making tea with the flowers and leaves.
Plant in free draining soil in a sunny location. Bury seeds as deep as the height of the seed and keep soil moist.
Featuring original artwork by Daniella Germain, the Echinacea Gift of Seeds includes a packet of mixed seeds, a plastic plant label and sowing instructions.