Physostegia virginiana 'Rosea'
Obedient Plant - 9 cm
Physostegia virginiana 'Rosea' , the Obedient plant, is a vigorous perennial forming a large clump of upright stems clad with small, neat, lance-shaped leaves and bearing bright rose pink flowers from midsummer into autumn. The individual flowers can be moved to a position which they will stay in-hence the common name. Popular with flower arrangers. Height and spread 1.2m by 60cm or more. Thrives in moist, not too fertile soil, in sun or partial shade.
|Botanical name||Physostegia virginiana|
|British nursery grown||Y|
|Common name||Obedient Plant|
|Flowering time||Summer, Autumn|
|Plant type||Herbaceous Perennials|
|Season of interest||Summer, Autumn|
|Stem colour||Silver/Grey, Green|
|Time to maturity||2 - 5 years|
|Ultimate height||0.6m - 1m|
|Ultimate spread||0.6m - 1m|