Pakaha (Lepechinia hastata)

Common names:
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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Shrub
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
Evergreen
Fragrant
Other: Gray-green, Felty
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Purple
Other: Magenta-rose, Lavender rose, Red-lavender
Flower Time: Late summer or early fall
Fall
Late fall or early winter
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Uses: Provides winter interest
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Butterflies
Hummingbirds
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots

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Plant Events from our members
lovesblooms On February 24, 2018 Seeds sown
winter sown
lovesblooms On January 15, 2017 Seeds sown
w/s
MrsBinWY On August 11, 2018 Potted up
1
MrsBinWY On June 3, 2018 Seeds germinated
1
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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