Stachys × ‘Summer Crush’
Common name: Betony
Trademark: PPAF
Introduced by: Intrinsic Perennial Gardens Inc.
Vigorous and substantial plants growing to 24” + have white and pink bicolor spikes that bloom in June into July. The crinkled green foliage is fragrant when crushed and deer resistant. Full sun; average soil. Adaptable, long lived and trouble free
USDA hardiness zone: Zones 4 to 9
Ornamental features: Long-lived, light pink, bicolor flowers; clean, crinkled foliage
Habit and growth rate: Tight mounds
Culture: Full sun; well-drained soil
Pest/disease problems/unique resistance: Deer resistant

 

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