Taxon profile


purple coneflower
Echinacea Moench

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Asterales »  family Asteraceae »  tribus Heliantheae

Included taxa

Number of records: 13

species Echinacea angustifolia DC. - Blacksamson Echinacea

Echinacea angustifolia

species Echinacea atrorubens (Nutt.) Nutt. - Topeka Purple Coneflower
species Echinacea laevigata (C.L. Boynt. & Beadle) Blake - Smooth Purple Coneflower
species Echinacea pallida (Nutt.) Nutt. - Pale Purple Coneflower
species Echinacea paradoxa (J.B.S. Norton) Britt. - Bush's Purple Coneflower

Echinacea paradoxa

species Echinacea purpurea (L.) Moench - Echinacea

Echinacea purpurea

species Echinacea sanguinea Nutt. - Sanguin Purple Coneflower
species Echinacea simulata R.L. McGregor - Wavyleaf Purple Coneflower
species Echinacea tennesseensis (Beadle) Small - Tennessee Purple Coneflower


Links and literature

EN C. Ulloa et al. (2017): An integrated assessment of the vascular plant species of the Americas, Science. 358. 1614-1617 [as Echinacea Moench]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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