This is a very rare plant and endangered in its natural habitat.
- Herbaceous perennial, 75 cm, endangered.
- Dry soil, less vigorous than other coneflowers, 60-90 cm. Drought tolerant, full sun, poor to moderately fertile soil.
- Favourite to bees and butterflies.
- Has some medicinal value but not interchangeable with Echinacea purpurea.