Also known as “Jupiter’s beard,” red valerian is an everblooming Old World wildflower with clusters of tiny dark pink flowers held over deep green foliage. A tough, durable plant, it thrives with minimal water and care once established. A great butterfly plant and deer resistant. Caution: this plant may become somewhat invasive.
Water: Drought Tolerant
Hardiness: Frost Hardy
Habit: 1.5 to 3' tall herb
Light: Full Sun or Partial Shade
Soil: Easily grown in average to sandy, well-draining soils. Tolerates dry, poor soils.
Additional Characteristics: Deer Resistant