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Obedient Plant - Physostegia virginiana

Obedient Plant - Physostegia virginiana

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Who needs snapdragons when you can have this native stunner?

•Size at Maturity: Typically grows up to 2-4 feet tall, forming clumps.

•Bloom Season: Blooms from late summer to fall, producing spikes of pink, lavender, or white flowers.

•Native Status to Florida: Native to Florida.

•pH Requirements: Tolerant of a wide range of soil pH levels, but prefers slightly acidic to neutral soil (pH 6.0-7.5).

•Sun Exposure: Thrives in full sun to partial shade.

•Salt Tolerance: Moderate salt tolerance.

•Moisture Requirements: Prefers consistently moist, well-drained soil.

•Wildlife Benefits: Attracts pollinators such as bees and butterflies with its nectar-rich flowers. Provides habitat for beneficial insects.

•Phenology: Produces spikes of flowers that can be manipulated into different positions, hence the common name “Obedient Plant”.

•Considerations (if any): Obedient Plant can spread aggressively via rhizomes and may require containment in garden settings.

•Recommended Landscape Uses: Cottage gardens, borders, or naturalized areas.

•Toxicity to Pets: Non-toxic to pets according to ASPCA.

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