• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Best with regular watering - especially in extreme heat. Requires less water once established.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Reaches 15 inches tall, spreading up to 3 feet wide.
    Key Feature:
    Easy Care Plant
    Blooms:
    Lavender-pink flowers in summer
  • Detail
    Botanical Pronunciation:po-lee-oh-MIN-tha
    Plant type:Groundcover, Shrub
    Deciduous/evergreen:Semi-evergreen
    Growth habit:Spreading
    Growth rate:Fast
    Average landscape size:Reaches 15 inches tall, spreading up to 3 feet wide.
    Foliage color:Gray-green
    Blooms:Lavender-pink flowers in summer
    Flower color:Purplish-pink
  • Care
    Care Information
    Performs best in well drained soil; adapts well to lean, poor soils. Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Watering can be reduced after establishment. Shear spent flowers for best repeat bloom.Pruning time: early spring.
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Sun
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Moderate
    Best with regular watering - especially in extreme heat. Requires less water once established.

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