Plant Details: Twinflower
7 - 10
This is a very drought tolerant perennial that does well in dry sand or well drained organic soils is native to the coastal plain from Mississippi to South Carolina. It is a low-growing perennial flower with small five-lobed lavender tubular flowers. It will re-seed and spread in favorable sites, however it is slow to do this. Dyschoriste oblongifolia is a host plant for the Buckeye butterfly. Mature size is 1'High x 4'Wide. Flowering in late May - June. Loose dry soils in full sun best suits this species. Few gardeners are aware of this superb tough native perennial species.
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