Full sun, Partial sun
Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
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|Botanical Pronunciation||lep-toh-DER-mis ob-LON-guh|
|Average Size at Maturity||Reaches 12-18 in. tall, spreading 18-24 in. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Late spring to summer.|
|Flower Attribute||Fragrant, Long Bloom Season, Repeat Flowering, Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Cottage, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Mass Planting|
|Light Needs||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Soil Needs||All-Purpose Plant Food|
|Special Feature||Attracts Hummingbirds, Easy Care, Compact Form|
|Watering Needs||Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.|
|Companion Plants||Dogwood (Cornus); Weigela (Weigela); Spirea (Spiraea); Clematis (Clrematis); Wisteria (Wisteria)|
Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep extentsive root system. Cut back hard and feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring. Trim off spent flowers to encourage reblooming.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 5-9