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Physostegia virgiana 'Crown of Snow'
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Plant Type: Perennials

'Crown of Snow' is a white form of the Obedient Plant which fits well in most mixed borders. Spikes of clear white flowers are borne in the summer. It is called the Obedient Plant because if you move the individual flowers on the stalks, they stay there. Will do well in ordinary garden soil in sun or light shade.

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Flower Color


Foliage Color


Plant Spread

24 in.

Good Companions

Plant Height

48 in.

Scape Height

Hardness Zone


Soil Moisture

Average water needs

Characteristics & Attributes


Border, Showy flowers

Bloom Time

Mid summer

Critter Resistance


Full sun to Light shade

Growth Rate


Seasonal Interests