|A compact annual or short-lived
perennial, native to Spain and the Pyrenees Mountains. This variety has been used
extensively in floral gardens and has escaped from cultivation to roadsides, fields and
waste areas throughout much of the United States. The vibrant blooms are deep purple and
yellow, creating a solid carpet of color for weeks. Prefers partial shade to full sun in
rich, well-drained soil.
planting success with this species: 70%
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