Go Back Obedient Plant Variegated

Physotegia virginana Variegata
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Plant Type: Perennials

Variegated Obedient Plant features beautiful spikes of shell pink hooded flowers rising above the foliage from mid summer to early fall, which are most effective when planted in groupings. The flowers are excellent for cutting. It’s attractive pointy leaves remain emerald green in color with showy white variegation throughout the season. It is a good choice for attracting butterflies to your yard.


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Growing & Maintenance Tips:

Variegated Obedient Plant is an herbaceous perennial with an upright spreading habit of growth. Its medium texture blends into the garden, but can always be balanced by a couple of finer or coarser plants for an effective composition.
This perennial will require occasional maintenance and upkeep, and is best cleaned up in early spring before it resumes active growth for the

Flower Color

White/Lavender/Purple or Pink

Foliage Color


Plant Spread

24 in.

Good Companions

Plant Height

24 in.

Scape Height

Hardness Zone


Soil Moisture

Moist to Dry

Characteristics & Attributes


Mass Plant , Bog , Naturalizing and Woodland Areas, Spreader

Bloom Time

Late Summer/Early Fall

Critter Resistance


Full Sun

Growth Rate


Seasonal Interests

Late Summer/Fall