Pakaha (Lepechinia hastata)

Common names:
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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 7a -17.8 °C (0 °F) to -15 °C (5 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 10b
Plant Height: 4 feet
Plant Spread: 3 feet
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Other: Gray-green, Felty
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Purple
Other: Magenta-rose, Lavender rose, Red-lavender
Flower Time: Late summer or early fall
Late fall or early winter
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Uses: Provides winter interest
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots


Plant Events from our members
lovesblooms On February 24, 2018 Seeds sown
winter sown
lovesblooms On January 15, 2017 Seeds sown
MrsBinWY On August 11, 2018 Potted up
MrsBinWY On June 3, 2018 Seeds germinated
MrsBinWY On March 10, 2018 Seeds sown
16 seeds from lovesblooms (labeled 2016 trade) in milk jug @ warm room temp
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Blooming in August...... by wcgypsy Aug 10, 2019 2:41 PM 4
Blooming in September...... by wcgypsy Oct 29, 2018 10:39 PM 13
Blooming in August.... by wcgypsy Sep 4, 2018 10:57 AM 23
Blooming in July by Strever Jul 31, 2018 6:32 PM 39
Blooming in September... by wcgypsy Sep 30, 2017 11:50 AM 21
Blooming in July... by wcgypsy Jul 30, 2017 10:31 AM 28
Have seeds of Lepechinia hastata.... by wcgypsy Oct 14, 2016 11:20 AM 1
Blooming in August 2016 by CarolHB Aug 31, 2016 3:56 PM 71
Blooming in July.... by wcgypsy Aug 3, 2016 2:16 PM 45
Blooming in June....... by wcgypsy Jul 1, 2016 7:09 AM 124

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