Purple Pride Geraldton Waxflower
Chamelaucium uncinatum 'Purple Pride'
Water when soil is completely dry.
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||kam-ay-LAU-see-um un-sin-AH-tum|
|Average Size at Maturity||Fast growing; reaches 6 to 10 ft. tall, 6 to 8 ft. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Late Winter to Mid-Spring|
|Flower Attribute||Flowers for Cutting, Long Bloom Season, Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Mediterranean, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Special Feature||Easy Care, Waterwise, Fast Growing|
|Watering Needs||Water when soil is completely dry.|
|Companion Plants||New Zealand Flax (Phormium); Kohuhu (Pittosporum); Bottlebrush (Callistemon); Rice Flower (Ozothamnus); Hopseed Bush (Dodonaea); Lantana (Lantana)|
Requires loose, sandy, well-drained soil; avoid heavy clay and soggy soils. Once established needs only occasional water, however, flowers best with supplemental water in spring in absence of rainfall; reduce frequency in summer. Fertilize sparingly. Prune back by 1/3 after bloom period to promote dense, bushy growth and optimal flowering.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 9-11