A hardy, clump forming, deciduous, herbaceous perennial. A sturdy cultivar that has been ever popular the last couple of years, it produces near- black stems that reach 70cm that are topped with flowers of purple- pink flowers and orange cones. Foliage is a deep green and pinnately lobed. Flowering period: June to September (approx.). Height: 70cm (approx.). Spread: 45cm (approx.). Plant likes full sun to partial shade in medium to light, fertile, well-drained soil. Good for pollinators.