Skullcap (Scutellaria 'Dark Violet')

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Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 8b
Plant Height: 6 inches
Plant Spread: 10 - 15 inches
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Purple
Other: Deep violet
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Summer
Late summer or early fall
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Resistances: Rabbit Resistant
Drought tolerant
Parentage: Smoky Hills x Scutellaria suffrutescens

First year in my garden.

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Location: My Northeastern Indiana Gardens - Zone 5bDate: 2015-07-12First year in my garden.
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Location: My Northeastern Indiana Gardens - Zone 5bDate: 2015-07-12First year in my garden.
By chelle
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Comments:
Posted by Marilyn (Northern KY - Zone 6a) on Jun 13, 2015 1:51 AM

A High Country Gardens 2013 introduction.

David Salman, of HCG, states: "The hotter and harsher the growing conditions, the better it performs."

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