A beautiful pair of perennials that will provide weeks of interest and color in your borders from mid to late summer. Beautifully associated with the vibrant crimson Montbretia (Crocosmia), are the tall pure white flower spikes of the Culver's Root (Veronicastrum virginicum). An original and ideal mix with which to catch the attention of onlookers or to hide a dull wall or fence.
A Striking Mix
Plant Combinations, Flowerbeds Ideas, Summer Borders
While every effort has been made to describe these plants accurately, please keep in mind that height, bloom time, and color may differ in various climates. The description of these plants has been written based on numerous outside resources.
|Hardiness||5 – 9|
|Heat Zones||6 – 8|
|Exposure||Full Sun, Partial Sun|
|Season of Interest||Summer (Mid, Late)|
|Soil Type||Clay, Loam|
|Soil Ph||Acid, Alkaline, Neutral|
|Soil Drainage||Moist but Well-Drained|
|Characteristics||Cut Flowers, Plant of Merit, Showy|
|Attracts||Birds, Butterflies, Hummingbirds|
|Landscaping Ideas||Beds and Borders|
|Garden Styles||City and Courtyard, Coastal Garden, Informal and Cottage, Traditional Garden|