Plateau agalinis (Agalinis edwardsiana)

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Annual
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Plant Height: 1 to 3 feet
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Lavender
Pink
Flower Time: Fall
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Butterflies
Hummingbirds
Resistances: Deer Resistant

Plateau Agalinis

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Posted by LindaTX8 (Medina Co., TX - Zone 8a) on Dec 16, 2011 8:26 PM

This plant comes up in summer or early fall. It's a host plant to the Common Buckeye and Tropical Buckeye butterflies. The plant can often develop a slight reddish-purple tint on stems and foliage, although early on it's usually just green.

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Egg, Caterpillar, Chrysalis, to Butterfly by Sheila_FW Nov 11, 2010 7:03 PM 124

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