Ageratum houstonianum Artist® Purple

Trade name information:
Series: Artist®
Trade Name: Purple
Cultivar name: 'Agmontis'
General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Annual
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Dry
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Plant Height: 8 to 12 inches
Plant Spread: 8 to 10 inches
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Purple
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Summer
Late summer or early fall
Fall
Wildlife Attractant: Birds
Butterflies
Hummingbirds
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Pollution
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Pollinators: Moths and Butterflies
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Patent/Plant Breeders' Rights: PP15,301 (2004) Can. Can.: 2049
Parentage: S509-2 x S509-2

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Date: 2007-06-09
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