Easily grown in average, medium, well-drained soil in full sun to part shade. Prefers moist, organically rich, acidic soils in part shade. Soil must not be allowed to dry out. A short-lived perennial which self-seeds under favorable growing conditions, and may be best treated as a biennial.
|Height||36 to 48 inches|
|Light Requirements||Full sun part shade|
|Bloom time||May to June|
|Zone||4 to 8|
Dense crowns may rot in soggy, poorly-drained winter soils
Potential insect pests include aphids, mealy bugs, slugs and Japanese beetle
All info from Missouri Botanical Garden