Zones: 4 to 10
Size: Foliage 12" tall mound, 30" in bloom, 12 to 18" wide
Growth Rate: Moderate
Exposure: Sun, Filtered Sun, Part Shade
Cool season grass. Clumping foliage (semi-evergreen) with tall stems topped with multi-branched, nodding, heart-shaped inflorescences in late spring. Inflorescences start purple green and fade to beige. Blue-green leaves. Well-drained soil.
'Limouzi' - taller, to 28" tall
Native to Europe. Many common names.
Published in Sp. Pl. 1: 70 in 1753.