Lepechinia hastata

Botanical Name: Lepechinia hastata

Phonetic: le-peh-KIN-ee-uh hass-TAH-tuh

Common Name(s): Pitcher Plant, False Saliva, Pakaha

Family: Lamiaceae
Origin: Mexico (North America)
Plant Type: Perennial shrub
Persistence: Evergreen

Leaf Type: Simple
Number of Leaflets:
Leaf Color: Silver-gray, blue-green
Fall Color: –
Texture: Medium
Density: Medium
Bloom Season: Summer to fall
Flower Color(s): Magenta, pink-purple

Exposure: Full sun
USDA: 7-10
Climate Zone(s): 
Growth Rate: Medium/slow             
Height: 4-6 Feet
Spread: 2-4 Feet
Hydrozone: Low
Soil: Average, well-draindes, rocky

Features: Attracts bees, butterflies, birds, drought tolerant, handsome flowers
Uses: Filler, bee friendly gardens, borders

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