Cha Cha™ Purple Beardtongue
Very drought-tolerant flower stalks grow in a cluster 20" wide and up to 25" tall.
This Cha Cha™ Series Beardtongue grows spires of trumpet-like blooms in a superb shade of wine-purple.The tone is just subdued enough to make this an excellent companion plant, but just wild enough that Cha Cha™ Purple can be a focal point all its own in specimen planting.
A hardy, drought-tolerant cultivar of the native western species, Cha Cha™ Purple is a boon in any sunny garden! Provide it a sunny spot with excellent drainage and it will tolerate wind, rain, heat, and drought all superbly well, bouncing back time after time! The substantial, healthy foliage grows on basal-branching plants. The charming lavender blooms also make excellent additions to indoor arrangements. You will love this versatile, carefree source of hot pink for the border or meadow garden!1 Quart. Zones 6 to 9.
|Variety||Cha Cha™ 'Purple'|
|Zone||6 - 9|
|BloomStartToEnd||Mid Summer - Mid Fall|
|PlantHeight||20 in - 2 ft 3 in|
|Additional Characteristics||Butterfly Lovers, Flower, Hummingbird Lovers, Native|
|Bloom Color||Light Burgundy, Light Magenta, Purple, White|
|Foliage Color||Dark Green, Medium Green|
|Light Requirements||Full Sun|
|Moisture Requirements||Dry, Moist, well-drained|
|Resistance||Drought Tolerant, Heat Tolerant|
|Soil Tolerance||Normal, loamy|
|Uses||Baskets, Beds, Border, Containers, Cut Flowers, Ornamental, Outdoor|
|Restrictions||Canada, Guam, Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands, Hawaii|