• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Once established, needs only occasional watering.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Natural form to 2 to 3 feet tall, 6 to 8 feet wide. To maintain topiary form, prune occasionally.
    Key Feature:
    Waterwise
    Blooms:
    Continuously in frost-free areas.
    Landscape Uses:
  • Detail
    Botanical Pronunciation:lan-TAY-na HIB-rid
    Plant type:Shrub
    Deciduous/evergreen:Evergreen
    Sunset climate zones:8 - 10, 12 - 24
    Growth habit:Spreading
    Growth rate:Moderate
    Average landscape size:Natural form to 2 to 3 feet tall, 6 to 8 feet wide. To maintain topiary form, prune occasionally.
    Foliage color:Green
    Blooms:Continuously in frost-free areas.
    Flower color:Yellow
    Flower attributesShowy Flowers
    Garden styleTropical
    Design IdeasLet it spread as a low hedge, allow it to drape gracefully over walls or beside pathways, or mix it with annuals and perennials in a flower bed for strong color when other plants have faded out. Let it wash around the legs of small trees and shrubs.
    Companion PlantsHibiscus (Hibiscus); Jatropha (Jatropha); Mandevilla (Mandevilla); Plumbago (Plumbago); Canna (Canna)
  • Care
    Care Information
    Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. As a groundcover, space plants 5 ft. apart, (closer for faster coverage). Control weeds with mulch until the plants cover the area.Pruning time: spring.
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Sun
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Low
    Once established, needs only occasional watering.

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