This perennial is a delightful addition to the flower border. It thrives in areas of full sun, well-drained soil and once to twice-a-week watering. Best when cut back after flowering to maintain compact habit. Not bothered by rabbits, squirrels nor deer.
S. ocymoides (Soapwort) 6 in. tall by 18 in. wide; dark green leaves; bright pink flowers in June
S. officianalis (Bouncing Bet) 2 ft. tall by 2 ft. wide; light green leaves; fragrant pale pink flowers from June-September