The Sun Hats of German often Palatalisiert, also known as note sun hats or hedgehog heads, a plant species are made from the family of the daises (aste Raceae). The botanical name Echinacea is from the Altgriechischen word Echínos For Species Sea Urchins (ECHINOIDEA) away, and refers to the petals superior of eye catching, Stachelspitzigen chaff the Gattungstypischen, tubes. All types have their home only in the Eastern and Central North America. Echinacea Type grow as a perennial herbaceous plants, the suit most growth heights of up to 140 cm. Apart from Echinacea purpurea have all types roots. The upright stems are Unverzweigt to Verzweigt. The plants can be hair One Another. The Wechselständig, Grundständig and distributed on the stems of practical leaves are more or less long holder. The simple Spreite has a, three or five leaf veins. The blade edge is mostly smooth, sometimes Gezähnt or cut-out. The blade surfaces are sometimes plain and most behaart.