Light Full Sun
USDA Hardiness Zones 5,6,7,8
Blooming time Spring, Summer
Flower color Bicolor, White, Purple
Foliage color Green
Stunning, bicolored flowers bloom in late spring to midsummer. Larger flower than the species. Flower petals are white-tipped with a dark raspberry center. As summer progresses, under high light and temperatures, the raspberry color develops further out on the ray petals, developing a slowly changing color pattern. Mid-green needle-like foliage. Clumps spread rapidly to form a groundcover. Drought tolerant once established. Comes to Rozanne and Friends™ from Mark Leonard, USA.
University of Georgia, Classic City Garden Award 2007
(Netherlands) Plantarium Trade Show - Silver Medal
Uses: Front border, Middle border, Container
Attributes: Long blooming, Cut flower, Attracts butterflies, Drought tolerant
Prefers average well-drained soils. Drought tolerant once established. Place plants 1.3 to 2.5 cm deeper than the soil level in the container. This aids in the development of basal branches, which aids overwintering.