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Carpeting Pincushion Flower (Pterocephalus)

Pterocephalus depressus
SKU: HC016198
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plant - 5" deep pot
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Pterocephalus depressus (Carpeting Pincushion Flower) is a fantastic groundcover that blooms in late spring with huge mauve-pink flowers that sit atop crinkled evergreen foliage
• The low-maintenance mat-like growth habit coupled with striking season long interest makes a perfect turf grass alternative for gardeners in the west
• Drought resistant/drought tolerant plant (xeric)
A 2016 Plant Select® selection

key features
Botanical Name
Pterocephalus depressus
Bee Friendly, Attracts Butterflies, Deer Resistant, Easy To Grow, Evergreen, Rock Gardens
Growing Zones
Zone 5, Zone 6, Zone 7, Zone 8, Zone 9
Light Requirements
Full Sun
Soil Moisture
Water Tolerance
Mature Height
2" tall
Mature Spread
15-18" wide
Bloom Time
Late spring to late summer
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