Day 8

The Coneflower, also known as “Echinacea”.    These stately flowers are only found in the eastern and central parts of the United States.  The generic name is a greek word that means “Hedgehog” due to the spiky feel of the flower head.  Echinacea is a herbaceous flowering plant that is part of the daisy family.  They are a hardy plant and bloom early spring thru late summer.

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Language of Flowers;  Echinacea means strength or health


Referenced;  Wikipedia under coneflowers 9/24/18