Lavender Musk

Mimulus Ringens
Mimulus Ringens
Latin Name: Mimulus Ringens
Moisture/Zone: Zone 2
Flower Colour: Blue
Growth Speed: Medium
Foliage Type: Deciduous
Foliage Colour: Green
Position: Full sun,part sun

A tall mimulus, stems reaching to 60 cm bearing a profusion of soft violet blue flowers. The pretty serrated leaves are small in shining jade-green, complimenting the flowers. The tall emergent leaves are useful to pond insects such as emerging dragonflies. Plant in up to 15 cm of water at the pond margin in a medium container using aquatic soil and covering with pea gravel.