Alert: Limited Online Availability

Now that fall is here, we have limited our stock for online purchase. Find Monrovia plants at your local garden center. Pre-order for 2023 will be available later this year. ×

Blue Bells

Eremophila hygrophana

SKU
07148
Lovely lavender-blue, tubular flowers at the ends of upright stems of dense, small, fuzzy, silvery colored foliage. This western Australian native is tough, low maintenance, and heat loving - an ideal solution for dressing up a drought tolerant garden with nearly year-round blooms.
?
There are very few rules in gardening, but perhaps the most important one is to work within your zone. Choosing plants that grow and thrive in your particular climate is the very first step toward having a beautiful garden . Learn More
8-11

Your climate might be too cold for this plant:

 Change

Full sun

Once established, water occasionally.

THIS PLANT MAY BE AVAILABLE IN THESE STORES:

Due to the seasonal nature of plants, availability at your local garden center is not guaranteed. Give them a call before visiting.

Find more stores near me >
Set Zip to See Prices
More Information
Botanical Pronunciationer-em-oh-FY-luh
Average Size at MaturityModerate growing; reaches 2 to 3 ft. tall and wide.
Bloom TimeNearly year-round.
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Flower AttributeLong Bloom Season, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorPurple
Foliage ColorSilver-blue
Garden StyleMediterranean, Rustic
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseBorder, Accent
Light NeedsFull sun
Special FeatureAttracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Easy Care, Waterwise
Water NeedsLow
Watering NeedsOnce established, water occasionally.
Companion PlantsMuhly (Muhlenbergia); Desert Willow (Chilopsis); Ice Plant (Delosperma); Salvia (Salvia); Red Yucca (Hesperaloe)

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. Prune during cool season as needed.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 8-11

USDA Cold Hardiness Zone Map

Your USDA Cold Hardiness Zone:

Your climate may be too cold for this plant