Light Needs:
Light needs: Full Shade
Full to partial shade
Watering Needs:
Water needs: High
Needs wet or constantly moist soil.
Average Landscape Size:
Average Landscape Size
Moderate grower to 14 in. tall, 12 in. wide.
Key Feature:
Key Feature
Shade Loving
Blooms:
Flowering Time
Mid-summer
Botanical Pronunciation:a-STIL-bee chi-NEN-sis
Deciduous/evergreen:Herbaceous
Sunset climate zones:1 - 7, 14 - 17, 32 - 45
Growth rate:Moderate
Average landscape size:Moderate grower to 14 in. tall, 12 in. wide.
Foliage color:Green
Blooms:Mid-summer
Flower color:Purple
Flower attributesShowy Flowers
Garden styleCottage
Care Information
Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Blooms best in bright shade or filtered sun. For a neat appearance, remove old foliage before new leaves emerge. Divide clumps every 2 to 3 years in early spring.
Light Needs:
Light needs: Full Shade
Full to partial shade
Watering Needs:
Water needs: High
Needs wet or constantly moist soil.