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Conoclinium greggii 'Obsession'

Obsession Greg's Mist Flower


Native to washes of western Texas, northern Mexico and southeastern Arizona, Gregg’s Mist Flower Obsession is a hardy, easy to grow addition to any landscape. Fuzzy, lavender flowers appear atop finely-textured foliage of this perennial from spring until fall, attracting Queen and Monarch butterflies. Foliage dies back in freezing temperatures and should be pruned in early spring before growing back from hardy roots.

USDA Zone Range

7 to 10

Mature Height

1-2 ft

Flower Color


Native Region

Southwestern US into northern Mexico



Soil Type

Planting Guidelines


Elevation Range

Mature Width

2-3 ft

Plant Type

Growth Habit

Tight, compact growth

Wildlife and Pollinators

Sunlight Requirements

Full Sun, Partial Shade, Shade

Water Requirements

Moderate Water, Drought Tolerant


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