Scutellaria hastifolia description
Dark blue, snapdragon flowers in summer.
How easy is it to grow:
Good for the front of a border, in a container, alpine bed, rock garden or by a patio and is undemanding in any reasonably drained soil.
Common name: Spear-leaved Skullcap or Norfolk Scullcap.
The best position in the garden:
Is it useful as a ground cover plant?
Yes, it will fill a small space at the front of a flower bed.
What type of soil:
Any reasonable soil.
How much moisture:
Hardiness and, or, lifespan:
Care and maintenance:
When newly planted always keep it watered until the roots have grown down and it is able to find its own moisture.
Size of plant:
Height 20 cm.
Spread 30 cm.
Planting density – to calculate how many plants are required in a planting scheme:
Allow 10 plants per square metre.
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