• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Dense, uniform shrub; reaches 5 ft. tall and wide.
    Key Feature:
    Heat-Loving and Waterwise
    Blooms:
    Summer
  • Detail
    Botanical Pronunciation:loo-koh-FIL-um lang-MAN-ee-ay
    Plant type:Shrub
    Deciduous/evergreen:Evergreen
    Growth habit:Compact
    Growth rate:Moderate
    Average landscape size:Dense, uniform shrub; reaches 5 ft. tall and wide.
    Foliage color:Green
    Blooms:Summer
    Flower color:Purple
    Garden styleMediterranean, Rustic, Xeric
    Companion PlantsMuhly (Muhlenbergia); Desert Willow (Chilopsis); Ice Plant (Delosperma); Salvia (Salvia); Red Yucca (Hesperaloe)
  • Care
    Care Information
    Thrives in average to lean, well-drained soils. Water regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system; reduce frequency once established. Avoid over-watering. Space plants five feet apart. Requires little care; natural shape needs no pruning.Pruning time: fall after flowering or early spring. prune lightly, only as needed to shape..
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Sun
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Low
    Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat.