Pale Coneflower (Echinacea pallida)

Common Name: Pale Coneflower
Latin Name: Echinacea pallida
Habitat: Gardens, wildflower plantings
Blooms: Early to mid-summer

A non-native cousin to Michigan's Purple Coneflower (Echinacea purpurea). Common in western U.S. prairies.

Close up view of Pale Coneflower

Pale Coneflower