Water regularly; maintain semi-moist soil.
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.
- 101 Market
8980 Quantrelle Ave. N.e. Otsego MN 55330
- 14th Street Garden Center
793 Jersey Ave. Jersey City NJ 07303
- 3rd Avenue Floral & Greenhouse
1110 3rd Ave. West Dickinson ND 58601
- 4 Ever Green Ldsp. & Dgn
21457 214th Circle Ave Milford IA 51351
|Botanical Pronunciation||brun-FELZ-ee-uh mag-NIF-ih-kuh|
|Average Size at Maturity||Slowly reaches 4 ft. tall and wide.|
|Bloom Time||Spring and fall; sporadically year-round.|
|Design Ideas||This unique shrub bears flowers in white, lavender and purple hues simultaneously. It is a rare source of blue tones among tropical plants and is a reliable performer in all but the hottest climates. Grow as a foundation planting where it can be seen from indoors. Make it a central feature of a filtered shade garden. Use next to doorways or at gates to appreciate it up close. Grows rather well under the canopies of large conifers.|
|Flower Attribute||Fragrant, Long Bloom Season, Repeat Flowering, Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Cottage, Tropical|
|Landscape Use||Border, Hedge|
|Light Needs||Partial sun|
|Special Feature||Easy Care, North American Native Selection|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly; maintain semi-moist soil.|
|Companion Plants||Princess Flower (Tibouchina); Fern (Asplenium); Lilyturf (Liriope); Bush Lily (Clivia); Elephant Ear (Colocasia); Star Jasmine (Tracheospermum)|
Provide enriched, slightly acidic soil with mulch to conserve moisture. Shelter from harsh afternoon sun exposure. Water deeply, regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system. Feed with an acid fertilizer in early spring. For a formal appearance, prune annually after flowering.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 9-11