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Stachys monieri 'Hummelo'

Betony

  • Category: Perennial
  • Hardiness Zone:4-8
  • Height:18-24 Inches
  • Spread:14-18 Inches
  • Bloom Color: Purple

This species of Stachys is very different from the "Lamb's Ear" type of Stachys. Bright green, textured rosettes of foliage set off the lovely spikes of vivid violet flowers. Perfect as a border plant. Pest and disease resistant.

Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Exposure
Full Sun
Foliage Color
Green
Soil Moisture
Moist
Well-Drained
Attributes
Container
Ground Cover
Ground Cover
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Summer
Bloom Time
June - August
Additional Information about Stachys monieri 'Hummelo'

​2019 PERENNIAL PLANT OF THE YEAR

Growing & Maintenance Tips for Stachys monieri 'Hummelo'

 Removing faded flowers will encourage more buds to form for many weeks. Good drainage is important for this plant.