• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Slowly reaches 15 to 25 ft. tall, 10 to 15 ft. wide.
    Key Feature:
    Dramatic Foliage Color
    Blooms:
    Spring and Summer
  • Detail
    Botanical Pronunciation:AG-on-iss fleks-yoo-OH-suh
    Plant type:Tree, Shrub
    Deciduous/evergreen:Evergreen
    Growth rate:Slow
    Average landscape size:Slowly reaches 15 to 25 ft. tall, 10 to 15 ft. wide.
    Foliage color:Burgundy
    Blooms:Spring and Summer
    Flower color:White
    Flower attributesShowy Flowers
    Companion PlantsHibiscus (Hibiscus); Mandevilla (Mandevilla); Princess Flower (Tibouchina); Heavenly Bamboo (Nandina); Jatropha (Jatropha)
  • Care
    Care Information
    Provide average, very well-drained soil. Water deeply and regularly during the first few growing seasons to establish an extensive root system; once established, reduce frequency. Avoid fertilizers containing phosphorus. Prune occasionally to encourage dense growth.
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Sun
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Moderate
    Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.