Showy, cup-shaped red-violet flowers bloom from June through frost. The trailing stems will hang over walls and make an excellent ground cover. This pretty ground cover is a host for common checkered skippers.
Native Environment: Glade
Culture: Very drought tolerant and easy to grow in well-drained soil. Can cut back in late summer.
Use: The trailing stems will hang over rocks or low walls and make an excellent ground cover.
Height: 4 to 6 inches
Spread: 24 to 36 inches
Plant Type: Herbaceous Perennials
Bloom Time: May to June
USDA Hardiness Zone: 4 - 7
Sun Exposure: Full Sun
Soil Moisture: Dry/Moderate
Wildlife Benefit: Food for pollinators / Butterfly / Moth Host
Animal Resistance: Rabbit Resistant
Nature Attracting: Pollinators/Beneficial Insects
Special Usage: Ground Cover / Containers
Tolerate: Drought, Dry Soil, Shallow-Rocky Soil