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Echinacea Purpurea

Echinacea Roots 'Purpurea' (1 Pack)

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Echinacea Roots - Description

  • Pack of Echinacea Roots / Bulbs
  • Variety: Purpurea 'Magnus'
  • Plant Type: Herbaceous Perennial
  • AKA: Coneflowers
  • Quantity: 1 Root Per Pack
  • Fully Grown Size: 90cm
  • Flower Colour: Pink / Purple Petals With Orange / Brown Centre
  • Flowering Time: Summer to Early Autumn
  • Sow: In Early to Mid Spring
  • Spacing: 60-80cm
  • Hardiness: Hardy

Echinacea Roots - Uses

  • These tall & brightly coloured, Daisy-like flowers are essential in any garden
  • Suited to both traditional, cottage & modern planting schemes
  • Plant at back of borders with other herbaceous plants
  • Best when planted in clumps / blocks
  • Can also be planted in long sweeping drifts
  • Ideal for cut flowers gardens
  • Companion plants include Rudbeckia, Agapanthus, Verbena, Red Hot Pokers etc

Echinacea Roots - How to Grow

  • Start your bulbs indoors, in a greenhouse or polytunnel
  • Grow in large pots (5L or bigger)
  • Once shoots are 10cm in height you can move out into the garden
  • Choose a location for your Echinacea
  • They prefer a sunny, sheltered spot
  • Soil: Moist but well drained
  • Sowing time: Spring
  • Sowing depth: Plant bulb 10cm below the soil surface
  • Plant with compost
  • Then cover with soil & water in well
  • Feed every 2 to 3 weeks
  • Can lift & divide in Autumn or Spring
  • Old flower heads can be removed in Spring


  • A root is similar to a bulb in that it is a dormant growing point of a plant
  • Also Known as Rhizomes

Due to increased volumes in orders, please allow additional time for delivery

Note: We don't ship plants on Fridays due to the extended period they would remain without light & water

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Shipping Options & Rates

  • Standard Courier Delivery With Fastway (3-5 Working Days)
    • Cost is €4.95 on Orders Below €75
    • Free Delivery on Orders Above €75
    • Rep. of Ireland & Northern Ireland Only
  • Express Courier Delivery With Fastway (2-3 Working Days)
    • Cost is around €5 extra for express delivery
    • This service guarantees that any order placed before 4pm will ship from our depot the same day on the next day delivery service *
    • Rep. of Ireland & Northern Ireland Only
  • Express Delivery With DPD (2-3 Working Days)
    • Cost is €3 extra
    • This service guarantees that any order placed before 4pm will ship from our depot the same day on the next day delivery service *
    • Rep. of Ireland & Northern Ireland Only
    • This services comes with text alerts and timed delivery slots which the customer can change to suit themselves
  • 'Seed' Postal Delivery Option ***
    • Cost is €2 - Packet of Seeds ONLY Orders
    • Note: Does Not Apply to Seed Potatoes, Bulbs or Sets ***
    • Rep. of Ireland & Northern Ireland Only
  • Great Britain
    • Cost is €10
    • UK shipping fee covers parcels up to a total weight of 20Kg
  • Western Europe
    • Note: There is no free delivery for Western Europe Deliveries

Bulk Bags & Large Item Pallet Deliveries

  • Bulk bags & large orders are shipped via pallet couriers on a rigid lorry
  • Delivery is to kerbside only
  • If road access to your site is tight, then please advise us before purchasing
  • Please Note: We cannot guarantee next day delivery on pallet deliveries
  • Also, we cannot guarantee delivery on a specific day (Please allow 1-3 days for delivery)
  • It's always best to order well in advance to avoid disappointment
  • Cancellation of pallets when items are already in transit will incur a 40 euro per pallet cancellation fee (To cover return delivery costs)
  • Where pallet delivery can not be made due to site access, a 40 euro per pallet cancellation fee will apply (To cover return delivery costs)

International Delivery Prices & Times

  • Please note max weights below, heavier orders may require additional payment
  • We will contact you to discuss, if max weight of order exceeded


  • The shipping fee is fixed for an order, regardless of the number of items bought
  • All courier orders require signed proof of delivery & the customer must be contactable by phone
  • We do not offer a weekend delivery service (Mon-Fri Only excl. Bank Holidays)
  • * Our courier achieves a 98% success rate on next day deliveries
  • ** Seed postal option applies to seed ONLY orders & is available in all 32 counties of Ireland
  • *** Does not apply to seed potatoes, bulbs or sets
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