Magenta Breath of Heaven
Coleonema pulchellum 'Magenta'
Full sun, Partial sun
Best with regular water - weekly, or more in extreme heat or containers.
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|Botanical Pronunciation||koh-lee-oh-NEE-muh pul-KEL-um|
|Average Size at Maturity||Reaches 4 to 6 ft. tall, 4 to 5 ft. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Late Winter through Spring|
|Flower Attribute||Fragrant, Long Bloom Season, Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Cottage, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Hedge, Cutting Garden, Hillside|
|Light Needs||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Special Feature||Attracts Butterflies, Easy Care, Year-round Interest|
|Watering Needs||Best with regular water - weekly, or more in extreme heat or containers.|
|Companion Plants||Yucca (Yucca); Sedum (Sedum); Salvia (Salvia); Aloe (Aloe); Agave (Agave); Red Yucca (Hesperaloe)|
Thrives in well-drained, light, sandy soils, away from harsh winds. Water deeply, regularly during first growing season to establish an extensive root system; reduce frequency once established. Apply a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring. For a formal appearance, prune annually after flowering.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 8-10