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Stachys coccinea

Family: Lamiaceae

Common names: BETONY, HEDGE NETTLE, WOUNDWORT

Native to: Mexico, Texas

Plant

Type: perennial

Forms: clumping, erect, rosette

Max height: 1.75 feet

Max width: 1.5 feet

Flower

magenta/purple, red

Leaf

green

Horticulture

Exposure: sun

Propagates by: seed

flowers in fall

flowers in spring

flowers in summer

Soil types: loam, well drained

USDA Zones: zone 7 to 0 f, zone 8 to +10 f, zone 9 to +20 f

Temp. range: 0 to +30 °F

Water: moderate