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Echinacea ‘Cleopatra’

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Echinacea ‘Cleopatra’ is a member of the Butterfly™ series from AB-Cultivars. This compact 3’ tall coneflower produces pale yellow flowers that fade almost to white, surrounding a golden-brown cone.  Unfortunately, this cultivar did not thrive, with only one small plant alive at the end of the trial.


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  • Common Name
    Cleopatra coneflower  
  • Bloom Period
    late June-mid July  
  • Peak Bloom
    early July 
  • Flower Size
  • Size
    28” x 30” 
  • Flower Type