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Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Wet Mesic
Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 7a -17.8 °C (0 °F) to -15 °C (5 °F)
Plant Height: 2 to 3 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Purple
Other: Magenta-pink purplish.
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Late summer or early fall
Fall
Late fall or early winter
Winter
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Butterflies
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Miscellaneous: Goes Dormant

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Common names
  • Deer Tongue
  • Paint Brush

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