Physostegia virginiana 'White'

Obedient Plant

Photo courtesy of Ball Horticulture

  • Snapdragon-like flowers
  • Blooms throughout the summer
  • Tall stiff, square stems
Border or Bed
Border or Bed
Cut Flower/ Foliage
Cut Flower/ Foliage
Long Blooming
Long Blooming
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Full Sun
Full Sun
Attracts Hummingbirds
Attracts Hummingbirds

Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Easy to grow.  Prefers well drained soil in full sun.  Cut back in spring to reduce height and allow plant to be stronger and prevent the need to stake.  

Height: 20-24 in
Spacing: 20-24 in
Price Level 1: $5.99 ea.~#1
Bloom Color: White
Zone: 4-8
Price Level 2: 4 for $20~#1

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


  • Naturalizing
  • Border or Bed
  • Cut Flower/ Foliage
  • Long Blooming

Critter Resistance:

  • Deer Resistant


  • Full Sun


  • Upright

Foliage Color:

  • Green

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Summer

Attracts Wildlife:

  • Attracts Hummingbirds

Soil Moisture:

  • Dry Soil
  • Average Water