Gregg's Mistflower

Conoclinium greggi

Size

Height - 1 foot

Width - 3 feet

Sun

Full sun to part shade

Plant Type

Native perennial, groundcover

Other common names

Blue Boneset,
Palm-Leaf Mistflower, Purple Palm-Leaf Eupatorium

BLOOMING
MONTHS

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Save Water   Low water required
 
More Color   Puffs of lavender flowers from spring until winter
 
 
Attract Wildlife   Butterflies drink nectar during fall migration period
 
Reduce Maintenance   Cut to ground after frost; plant goes dormant
 
Texas Tough    Plant comes back every spring, bigger each year

Interesting Facts

Spreads very easily by roots.  Plant grows slowly the first year but then spreads out nicely.  The plant has puffs of fuzzy lavender flowers that attract butterflies (especially Monarchs) during their fall migration time.  Pairs well with Texas Aster for this purpose.

Gregg's Mistflower in Frisco