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Cascading Hopflower Oregano

Origanum libanoticum

SKU
06777
Exceptional sun-loving ornamental herb with fragrant foliage. Pale green and blush colored paper-lantern like bracts dangle from arching wiry stems, each embellished with a tiny rose-pink flower. Beautifully featured at the edge of raised beds and berms or in window boxes. Flowers are prized for dried arrangements. Herbaceous.
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Once established, needs only occasional water.

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LoreA 2004 Plant Select® award recipient. Plant Select® is a collaboration of Colorado State University, Denver Botanic Gardens, and the green industry, helping gardeners and horticultural professionals transform the American landscape to a vibrancy inspired by the U.S. western regional landscape.
Average Size at MaturityGrows 1 to 2 ft. tall and wide.
Bloom TimeBlooms mid summer to early fall.
Deciduous/ EvergreenHerbaceous
Flower AttributeLong Bloom Season, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorPink
Garden StyleCottage, Mediterranean, Rustic
Landscape UseBorder, Container
Light NeedsFull sun, Partial sun
Special FeatureAttracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Easy Care, Gift Plant, Waterwise
Water NeedsLow
Watering NeedsOnce established, needs only occasional water.

Easily grown in average, well-drained soil. Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Tolerates heat and drought once established. For a neat appearance, shear spent flowers at end of season.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 4-10

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