Planting Position: For best results plant in a sunny through to a partially shaded area in well-drained soil.
Soil: Best suited to well drained acidic soil, but will easily tolerate almost all other types, excluding heavy clay. Prefers a damp soil that is not to wet
Suitable for container planting: Yes ideal for both ground and container planting.
Eventual height and spread: Up to 70cms tall with a spread of 40cm
Growth Habit: Dense compact shrub, with masses of long lasting dark pink flowers
Flowering Period: Produces masses of flowers that begin appearing in early May and last for long periods sometimes well into autumn
Pruning: Should be pruned very lightly in early spring, removing old flower heads, this help maintain a compact shape.
Foliage: Mid to dark green with Purple flowers during the summer months
Winter Hardy: Yes