Prunella Summer Daze


A mat-forming groundcover that lightly sets seeds, a hybrid herbaceous perennial resulting from the cross between Prunella grandiflora and Prunella laciniata. In late spring and summer it produces dense spikes of rose-purple flowers that bloom nearly twice as long as other selfheals. The flowers also retain a lovely purple color as they age. The deep green leaves have an occasional tooth or stunted lobed. Bees will frequent the blooms. Height 15.2cm - 20.3cm, Width 0.6m - 0.9m.


Prefers full sun, or partial shade with free-draining soil or compost, Hardy.


General Herbaceous & Perennial Planting and care

  • Water the pot thoroughly and allow to drain fully.
  • Dig a hole twice the size of the pot being planted and fork over the base. Adding some planting compost.
  • Remove the pot gently, if well rooted cut off the pot.
  • Ensure that the top of the Root ball is level with the surrounding soil.
  • Replace the remaining soil and heel in, water the area thoroughly.
  • Water regular until established.
  • Apply some general fertiliser every spring.