|Sun Requirements:||Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
|Plant Height:||30 inches (75 cm)|
|Plant Spread:||24 inches (60 cm)|
Other: Deep maroon-purple
|Flower Time:||Late spring or early summer
Late summer or early fall
|Uses:||Suitable as Annual
|Containers:||Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots
You buy a young potted plant at your local garden center that is not yet in bloom. The tag in the pot pictures a beautiful blue-colored flower. Much to your later dismay, the flowers aren't blue at all, but a purplish lavender. What gives?
'Maroon' was a featured
Plant of the Day for February 19, 2017.