Pixie Meadowbrite Coneflower (Echinacea 'CBG Cone 2' PIXIE MEADOWBRITE)
eh-kih-NAY-shah 'CBG Cone 2' PIXIE MEADOWBRITE

Deciduous Perennial in the Asteraceae Family
Buy Pixie Meadowbrite Coneflower
Size Notes Price Availability
#1 gallon Field $14.79 Likely available
5/30 - 6/2
6/13 - 6/16
7/4 - 7/7
38 Flat Field $139.59 Likely available
5/30 - 6/2
6/13 - 6/16
7/4 - 7/7


Sends out bubblegum-pink petals around deep orange to dark red cones. This variety of Echinacea is quite short (less than two feet tall) and looks great along borders or in planters.


  • Love hot, sunny, dry conditions
  • Deer resistant
  • Heat/drought tolerant
  • Plant looks attractive even after flowers have gone by without deadheading
  • Seeds can feed birds over winter months
  • Tolerant of poor soil (but bloom best in nutrient-rich soil)
  • Make great cut flowers


  • Won’t thrive in shade
  • Don’t like wet feet
  • Need deadheading to get more blooms

Plant Data

Mature Size 12 - 24 inches tall. 12 - 24 inches wide.
Moisture Tolerance - Medium
Zones 3a - 9b (Usually hardy to -40° F)
Tags Attracts Birds, Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Attracts Pollinators, Attracts Wildlife, Container, Deciduous, Deer Resistant, Drought Tolerant, Extended Bloom Time, Formal Garden, Fragrant Flowers, Good for Borders, Good for Butterfly Garden, Good for Cottage Garden, Good for Cut Flowers, Good for Mass Planting, Good for Rain Garden, Low Maintenance, Medium, Most Popular, Nativar, Normal Soil, Partial Shade, Perennial, Popular For Fall, Prairie Garden, Rabbit Resistant, Showy Flowers, Thrillers, Tolerant of Moist Soil, Tolerant of Poor Soil, Well-Drained Soil, Winter Interest
Bloom Period June to August
Flower Color Pink



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