Flowers: June-August. Plant in sun and moisture. HxS 1.75mx1.75m
‘Queen of the Prairie’ from N. America and a superb plant in the right place, preferably towards the back of a border or amongst roses or shrubs. Easily reaches 5ft and can make 7-8ft in the right conditions, requiring a moist to wet soil. Dark green leaves with plumes of the deepest pink opening from dark pink buds. Stunning and will grace any garden. Pest and disease resistant. Hardiness rating H5. Pot size 1.5 litre.
Care and maintenance.
Reduce the height of stems in early autumn after flowering to prevent wind rock during winter months. Cut down to the ground in spring and apply a general fertiliser or compost mulch. Stand back and watch it go!