Love wins

Short and sweet, the little coneflower held its own all summer long. This newer variety, or “Pow Wow” series, is a great little pop of pink at the edge of the perennial border. We loved it so much that we carefully saved the seeds in the hopes that its offspring would be at least almost as beautiful, and not nearly as expensive.

Coneflowers, or echinacea, provide color in July and August when most of the other perennials have withered away or have ceased flowering. It is for this reason that we wanted to propagate more. Continue reading “Love wins”