Monardella villosa 'Russian River'

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Monardella villosa 'Russian River'

Species Name: Monardella villosa 'Russian River'
Common Name: Russian River Coyote Mint

Low maintenance groundcover with minty leaves. Large purple blooms attract butterflies to your garden. Stunning mass planted in borders, raised beds, or in containers.

Plant Family: Lamiaceae
Plant Type: Perennial
Height by Width: 2' H x 3' W
Growth Habit: Mounding, spreading
Deciduous/Evergreen: Evergreen
Growth Rate: Fast
Sun Exposure: Full sun to part shade
Soil Preference: Well-draining
Water Requirements: Drought-tolerant to moderate
Cold Hardy to: 32 degrees F
Flower Season: Spring/Summer
Flower Color: Lavender
Endangered?: Not listed
Distribution: Selected for use in the garden; Introduced by Cal Flora Nursery; From Sonoma County (Russian River)
Natural Habitat: Rocky slopes, ephemeral drainages, oak woodland, chapparal, montane forest below 4300'

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