Ageratum houstonianum

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 Ageratum houstonianum subsp. var.  
Habit: herbaceous
Height: to
Width: to
6in30in 6in20in
Height: 6 in to 30 in
Width: 6 in to 20 in
Lifespan: annual
Bloom: early summer, mid summer, late summer
Exposure: sun
Features: flowers, ground cover
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USDA Zones: 10 to 12
Sunset Zones:
Flower features: red, blue, purple, pink
Asteraceae > Ageratum houstonianum var. ,

Ageratum houstonianum
 Floss flower
Ageratum houstonianum (alverson).jpg
Habit: herbaceous
Height:  ?m (6-36 in)sn
Lifespan: annualsn
Origin:  ?
Exposure: full sun (part-shade in hot climate)sn
Water: regularsn
Features: flowerssn
USDA Zones: all zones
Sunset Zones: all zonessn
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Standard Cyclopedia of Horticulture

Ageratum houstonianum, Mill. (A. mexicanum, Sims.) Involucral scales lance-linear, attenuate, entire, ciliate, the back finely, dense and somewhat viscidly hairy lvs. usually heart-shaped at base: heads slightly larger than in the last. Mex. B.M. 2524.—The better species and more frequent in cult.

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