Tried and True Native Plant Selections for the Mid-Atlantic
This charming wildflower is native* to dry forests, barrens, and outcrops throughout Virginia where it tolerates a range of soils. Its rose-pink flowers, which somewhat resemble those of phlox, bring bright color to the spring garden, and it remains evergreen in winter.
*In the Mid-Atlantic Region, it is native to most of NJ, PA, DE, and MD. It is frequent throughout VA, except in the far southwest.