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hp44
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ECHINACEA ANGUSTIFOLIA

hp44 (Echinacea angustifolia)

This perennial herbaceous ornamental plant has a compact growth and is hardy. In contrast to the purple coneflower, this species is only 15-40 cm tall and prefers dry locations. In modern naturopathy, echinacea is considered to strengthen the immune system.

Use: leaves and flowers as tea or tincture, roots
Sowing depth: 1 cm
Seed spacing between the row: 30 cm
Seed spacing in the row: 30 cm
Lifespan: herbaceous perennial
Comment: cut flower, needs to be started indoors
Positive for pollinators: yes

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Explanations

Bee-friendly: This plant has a good nectar or pollen supply, which is especially good for honey and wild bees, as well as other pollinating insects. There are 500 different kinds of wild bees alone. Some crops are best approached by specialists, others by generalists.