Stachys officinalis 'Hummelo'
Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.
|Botanical Pronunciation||STAK-iss oh-fiss-ih-NAH-liss|
|Average Size at Maturity||Moderately fast growing; reaches 18 to 24 in. tall, 18 in. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Early Summer to Late Summer|
|Flower Attribute||Flowers for Cutting, Long Bloom Season, Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Cottage, Mediterranean, Rustic|
|Growth Habit||Mounding, Spreading, Upright|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Mass Planting, Rock Garden, Specimen, Cutting Garden, Edging, Raised Bed, Urban Garden, Naturalized Areas|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Soil Needs||All-Purpose Plant Food|
|Special Feature||Clump Forming, Dense Habit, Easy Care, Extreme Cold Hardiness, Naturalizes Well, Tolerates Poor Soils, Waterwise|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.|
|Key Feature||Showy Summer Flowers|
Provide average, evenly moist, well-drained soil. Tolerates some shade in warmer regions, but best with full sun. Water regularly during the first growing season to establish root system; once established, prefers regular moisture, but tolerates drier soils. Foliage clump gradually spreads by creeping stolons.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 4 - 8