Stachys officinalis ‘Hummelo’

(Hummelo Betony)


$9.99


Hardiness Zones:

 4a  4b  5a  5b  6a  6b  7a  7b  8a  8b

Quick Overview:

‘Hummelo’ features basal rosettes of ovate, glossy, dark green leaves and tiny, two-lipped, rose-lavender flowers which appear in dense spikes atop mostly leafless flowering stems rising well above the foliage mat to 1.5-2’ tall in summer. Clumps will spread over time to form a dense ground cover. Leaves are evergreen in warm winter climates, but will depreciate considerably in harsh winters.

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Description

Easily grown in average, medium, well-drained soils in full sun. Appreciates some light afternoon shade in hot, humid climates. Soils should be kept evenly moist, but established plants have some drought tolerance.

Additional information

Common Name

Hummelo Betony

Botanical Name

Stachys officinalis 'Hummelo'

Container/Amount

1 gallon

Evergreen or Deciduous

Evergreen

Hardiness Zone

4a, 4b, 5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b

Growth Rate

Average

Light Requirements

Sun

Height

1.5-2'

Width

1.5 to 2'

Soil Condition

Well-drained

Water Needs

Average

Blooming Period

Summer

Flower Color

pink

Fragrance

No

Foliage Color

green

Deer Resistant

No

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