• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water regularly in extreme heat for best performance, until established.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Fast growing with upright stems to 3 ft. tall.
    Key Feature:
    Carefree Perennial
    Blooms:
    Summer
  • Detail
    Botanical Pronunciation:as-KLEE-pee-us ku-ra-SAV-ik-uh
    Plant type:Perennial
    Deciduous/evergreen:Herbaceous
    Growth rate:Fast
    Average landscape size:Fast growing with upright stems to 3 ft. tall.
    Foliage color:Green
    Blooms:Summer
    Flower color:Multicolored
    Flower attributesShowy Flowers
    Garden styleCottage, Rustic
    Companion PlantsConeflower (Echinacea); Salvia (Salvia); Ornamental Onion (Allium); Butterfly Bush (Buddleja); Wallflower (Erysimum)
  • Care
    Care Information
    Easy to grow in average well-drained soils; performs in poor, dry soils. Water regularly during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Tolerates mild drought, once established. For a neat appearance, remove spent flower stems. Divide clumps every 2 to 3 years in early spring.
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Sun
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Moderate
    Water regularly in extreme heat for best performance, until established.

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