(Plumbago auriculata ‘Alba)
A fast growing scrambling shrub with a spectacular display of white flowers set against mid green, oblong leaves.
Clusters of clear white flowers from mid summer to mid winter.
POSITION & USES
Thrives in a sunny to partly shaded position in moist, well drained soil. Plumbago can be grown to scramble over fences and walls, or pruned into a more compact mounded shrub for formal or informal hedges.
Prune in spring to encourage new growth and keep moist during extended periods of dryness. Trim after flowering.
Regular applications of Seasol and Power Feed will keep it looking its best.
- Red can = Little water in hot, dry weather.
- Green can = Deep watering every few weeks in hot, dry weather.
- Blue can = Deep watering weekly in hot, dry weather.
Codes are a guide only and watering requirements will be affected by soil type, competition, mulching, wind and many other factors. Try to group plants with the same code in the one bed.
CAUTION: May be harmful if eaten
|Plants Needed per Square Metre||1|
A fast growing, evergreen shrub/semi climber with gracefully arching stems.
|Position||Part to Full Sun, Moderate Frost|