Provided for consumer information—Monrovia is not currently growing this plant.

  • Overview
    Light Needs:
    Full to partial shade
    Watering Needs:
    Needs wet or constantly moist soil.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Mounding foliage 8 in. high, 22 in. wide; flower spikes 16 in. tall.
    Key Feature:
    Shade Loving
    Blooms:
    Summer through fall
    Landscape Uses:
  • Detail
    Plant type:Perennial
    Deciduous/evergreen:Herbaceous
    Growth rate:Moderate
    Average landscape size:Mounding foliage 8 in. high, 22 in. wide; flower spikes 16 in. tall.
    Special features:Dramatic Foliage Color
    Foliage color:Multicolored
    Blooms:Summer through fall
    Flower color:Pink
    Patent Act:Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
  • Care
    Care Information
    Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. 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.