Native Region: Caucasus, northeastern Turkey, northwestern Iran
Zone Range: 5-7
Preferred Climate: temperate
Harvest Date: Tuesday 11 October, 2016
Seed count: 20-25
This perennial has rosettes of broadly ovate, dark green leaves and bears dense spikes of pinkish-purple tubular flowers on erect stems from summer to fall. Height 24 inches; spread 12 inches.
For maximum freshness, please keep seed refrigerated in its original packaging until it is time to plant. Sow seed in containers in a cold frame in autumn or spring. Grow in well-drained, moderately-fertile soil in full sun.