Blue Mistflower; Fern-leaf Mistflower; Palm-Leaf Mistflower
West Texas, Southwest US and Northern Mexico
- Full Sun
About This Plant
Sun/part shade. A herbaceous perennial with soft, fine-textured floss flowers from summer through fall. It spreads easily in partial shade, forming a seasonal groundcover for flowerbeds and butterfly gardens. This mistflower is a guaranteed butterfly magnet.
Appreciates supplemental summer water in badly exposed locations. Can be cut back freely. Spreads aggressively in an irrigated setting.
2-3' H, 2-5' W
Clay, Sandy, Well drained
Butterflies, Butterfly Larvae, Pollinators
May, June, July, August, September, October
This plant goes well with
- Iris germanica
- Rosa x Knockout
- Dermatophyllum secundiflorum