• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Fast growing; reaches 15 in. tall, spreading up to 36 in. wide.
    Key Feature:
    Easy Care Plant
    Blooms:
    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:Fast growing; reaches 15 in. tall, spreading up to 36 in. wide.
    Special features:Easy Care, Fast Growing
    Foliage color:Gray-green
    Blooms:Summer
    Flower color:Purplish-pink
    Companion PlantsBlanket Flower (Gaillardia); Black-Eyed Susan (Rudbeckia); Blue Fescue (Festuca); Sedum (Sedum); Coneflower (Echinacea)
  • Care
    Care Information
    Performs best in well drained soil; adapts well to lean, poor soils. Water deeply and regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system; drought tolerant once established. Remove spent blooms to promote continuous flowering.Pruning time: early spring.
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Sun
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Moderate
    Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.

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