PRE-ORDER FOR SPRING - All orders made now will be delivered in Spring 2023 - LEARN MORE

Hummelo Betony

Stachys officinalis 'Hummelo'

Pronunciation: STAK-iss oh-fiss-ih-NAH-liss
SKU #43705

Good to grow! 5

Description A dense mound of foliage formed by delicately scalloped, heavily puckered, crisp green leaves, topped with tall purple-pink flower spikes in early summer. Excellent for edging a pathway, at the front of a sunny border, or for use as a container specimen. 2019 Perennial Plant of the Year. Evergreen in mild winter regions.
Light Full sun
Watering Water when top 2 inches of soil is dry.
Blooms Early Summer to Late Summer
Mature Size Moderately fast growing; reaches 18 to 24 in. tall, 18 in. wide.
Deciduous/Evergreen Herbaceous
Special Features Easy Care, Waterwise
Growth Rate Fast
Flower Attributes Flowers for Cutting, Long Bloom Season, Showy Flowers
Landscape Use Border, Container, Edging
Flower Color Purplish-pink
Foliage Color Green
Companion Plants Salvia (Salvia); Yarrow (Achillea); Sedum (Sedum); Catmint (Nepeta); Lady's Mantle (Alchemilla)
Care 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.

Buy Online

Your plant(s) are estimated to ship to Illinois on or around April 8th, 2023, depending on weather and garden center orders. Because all plants respond to weather and other conditions while growing, we can not guarantee a ship date. We will only deliver plants once they meet our rigorous quality and size standards, and only when the garden center schedules a delivery. Thank you for your patience.

   Free Shipping!
From $19.99

Buy Locally

This plant may be available in these stores:

Due to the seasonal nature of plants, availability at your local garden center is not guaranteed. Give them a call before visiting.

More stores near you >