Erect, stiff stems are topped with sweetly scented, lavender-pink flowers from midsummer through early autumn. The flowers are small but there are up to one hundred in each cluster creating a unique tiered effect. Strongly mildew resistant, it attracts hummingbirds and butterflies in huge numbers.
North Creek Unique™ - This unique assortment has been discovered or introduced to the trade and shared with the world by North Creek Nursery.
A butterfly and hummingbird magnet
Lavender-pink flowers are sweetly scented
Outstanding powdery mildew resistance!
Outstanding cut flower
Perfect for grouping in the back of a garden
Found in rich, open woods, thickets, meadows and moist roadsides.
Map Credit: The Biota of North America Map Key: Green (native), Teal (native, adventive), Blue (present), Yellow (present & rare), Red (extinct)
About 575 species of butterflies are seen regularly in the lower 48 states of the United States. In most parts of the United States, you can find roughly 100 species of butterflies near your home.
Prefers moderately moisture, well-drained soil in full sun to light shade. Performs best in full sun. Needs good air circulation to help combat potential powdery mildew problems.