Part of the Jewel Of The Desert Collection
Masses of vividly red flowers form a colourful carpet attracting butterflies from late spring.
Month Available: May
Evergreen / Deciduous: Evergreen
Flower Colour: Red
Suitable For Wildlife: Butterflies
Soil Type: Well-drained
Sun/Shade: Full sun
Season of Interest: Spring
Plant Type: Perennial
Main Attribute: Flowering late spring to summer.
Height / Spread: 30cm x 40cm (12in x 16in)
I have a small balcony and this is great in a pot, offering fantastic bright foliage colour to complement my flowering plants.
Where to Plant: Borders or pots
Pests and Diseases: None of concern
Plant Care: An easy to care for plant, deadhead regularly to prolong the flowering period.
Care and Time: Low - spring
Benefits: Vibrant eye-catching foliage which will last for several months, drought resistant.
History: Bred by Koichiro Nishikawa in Japan more than 15 years ago.
EU Rights: EU Plant Variety Rights apply. Propgation without a licence is illegal.