Ben Hope Sunrose
Ben Hope Sunrose is a shrubby perennial that has silvery-grey foliage. In latespring to early summer it is covered with pink blossoms with an yellow center. The blossoms will attract butterflies. It will grow to a height of 8" to 12" tall and 15" to 18" wide. Plant Ben Hope Sunrose in full sun and well drained soil.
Ben Hope Sunrose likes it hot and dry. It will become drought tolerant once it is established. Use Ben Hope Sunrose on a sunny slope, in a Rock Garden, Cottage Garden, Moon Garden, as a ground cover, or in a container. It also works well as a cut flower and is deer resistant. This perennial is also great to use for erosion control.