Vibrant flower clusters attract butterflies. Striking in gardens and containers, where plants can easily be trimmed to shape. Excellent drought and heat tolerance, and resistant to deer browsing. Vigorous where hardy; may be wintered indoors where not hardy. Prune lightly in mid- to late spring.
Early spring to fall
Not hardy, grow as an annual
Grows 10-24" (25-61 cm) tall.
8-24" (20-61 cm) apart.
Tips and Uses
Plant several to quickly fill garden spaces with color
Weekly; more often until roots established
Pinch for full growth
Deer Resistant, Drought Tolerant