Zones: 6 to 10
Size: To 2' tall and wide
Exposure: Sun, Filtered Sun, Part Shade
Clumping form. Drought tolerant with fine foliage and stems with pink-purple flowers in summer. Attractive to bees and butterflies. Not wet soil in winter.
Native to the southern Appalacian Mountains.
Published in Just's Bot. Jahresber. 26: 1: 378 om 1900.
I purchased a 1-gallon plant at Gardenhood in May 2012 and planted it in the Berm On the Border. It did not return in spring 2013.