Melampodium – Gold

Description

 Bench Card

Exceptionally cheerful and fresh even in hot, humid conditions.  Bright flowers and lovely clean foliage are a refreshing delight for softening rough garden edges, as filler among other perennials, or in containers.  Pest-free and no need to remove spent blooms to encourage more.  Tolerates various soil types.

Exposure — Sun

Bloom color — Yellow / Gold

Bloom time — Summer

Spacing —  12″ (30 cm) apart

Size — 8-12″ (20-30 cm) tall

Habit — Mounded

Water — Average