Ageratum Bumble Rose, also known as Ageratum Houstonianum or Floss Flower, is an annual native to Mexico. Westhoff developed this Ageratum hybrid to offer superior flowering and uniform growth. Bumble Rose flourishes in full sun with an upright mounding habit of 8-12 inches. Floss Flower's pink blooms attract butterflies, bees, and hummingbirds from May through September. Ageratum makes beautiful containers and borders. Combine Bumble Rose with Salvia, Vinca, Angelonia, Begonia, Marigold, and Petunia to create a welcoming landscape.
looking for a low-maintenance annual to add to a container or landscape border. Floss Flower succeeds in full sun with plenty of heat and is outstandingly vigorous. Flowers bloom continuously from spring through fall with no deadheading. Even in high temperatures, this plant requires little more than moderate water
1. Space plants 12-14" apart in well-drained soil in full sun.
2. Water regularly, but don't allow standing water or soil to dry out, especially in containers.
3. Remove plants from the garden after the first frost.