• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water weekly - or more often in extreme heat.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Foliage clumps reach 16 to 20 in. tall and wide.
    Key Feature:
    Showy Flowers
    Blooms:
    Summer
  • Detail
    Botanical Pronunciation:AL-ee-um HIB-rid
    Plant type:Perennial
    Deciduous/evergreen:Herbaceous
    Average landscape size:Foliage clumps reach 16 to 20 in. tall and wide.
    Foliage color:Green
    Blooms:Summer
    Flower color:Purplish-pink
    Garden styleCottage, Rustic
    Companion PlantsBeardtongue (Penstemon); Coneflower (Echinacea); Tickseed (Coreopsis); Blanket Flower (Gaillardia); Black-Eyed-Susan (Rudbeckia)
  • Care
    Care Information
    Easily grown in average, well-drained soil. Follow a regular watering schedule during first growing season to establish a deep root system. Tolerates drier conditions when fully established. Harvest by clipping leaves at the base. Clumps may be divided in early spring.
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Sun
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Moderate
    Water weekly - or more often in extreme heat.
  • History & Lore
    History:
    Hybridized by breeder Mark McDonough.

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