'Pink Spike' is a cultivar which, at about 1.4m in height, is a little shorter than most. It has divided, dark purple, palmate leaves and pale pink bottle-brush flowers in September. These are scented and are loved by bees and butterflies.
Time to ultimate height
Moisture: Moist but well–drained, Poorly–drained
pH: Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
East–facing or North–facing or West–facing
- H7: hardy in the severest European continental climates (< -20)