Wine red flowers and red-purplish colored dotes and streaks cover the stems. Plants grow 5 to 7 feet tall. Loved by butterflies. Plants like fertile, moist soils and make a nice addition to the back of the boarder or along a fence. Zones 3-8. Will bloom the second year. Fast growing - so plant out were you want it the first year.
Lightly cover seeds, germination in 5-12 days at F 70. If no germination in 4 weeks, move to the refrigerator for 6 weeks then back to F 70. Surface sow seeds light needed for best germination.