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Texas Betony

(Scarlet Hedgenettle)

Stachys coccinea

Native to West Texas, Texas Betony develops a thick, delicate habit of bright red tubular flowers, and has a long bloom season, spring till fall. Soft, fuzzy leaves cover mat forming branches. Attracts hummingbirds. Grows 18-30 inches tall by 24 inches wide. Prefers dry soil until mature, then moist but well-drained soil. Zone 7-10.


Texas Betony