(S. scabra x chamelaeagnea ‘African Sky’)
A medium sized shrub with attractive green foliage and beautiful blue flowers.
Stunning azure blue flowers on top of long stems from mid spring to autumn.
POSITION & USES
Grows best in a sunny position in well drained soil and will tolerate considerable heat and dryness. Use scattered through a large perennial garden with a mixture of penstemon and lavender.
Easy lo grow. Prune lhe plant by about 50% after flowering finishes.
Regular applications of Seasol and Power Feed over flowering period 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|
|Habit||A perennial plant with upright stems that carry the flowers above the bush.|
|Position||Full Sun, Moderate Frost.|