Isotoma Lauren Blue
An abundance of gorgeous starry blue flowers blanket pale green foliage throughout the summer.
Month Available: May
Evergreen / Deciduous: Deciduous
Flower Colour: Blue
Suitable For Wildlife: None
Soil Type: Well-drained
Sun/Shade: Full sun or partial shade
Season of Interest: Summer
Plant Type: Perennial
Hardy: Protect from frost
Main Attribute: Summer flowering.
Height / Spread: 30cm x 25cm (12in x 10in)
These aren't hardy, so I always grow them in pots and move them indoors in the winter to try and get them through the colder weather.
Where to Plant: Patio pots, Borders
Pests and Diseases: Aphids
Plant Care: Protect from frost by moving indoors.
Care and Time: Medium - summer
Warning: May cause a skin allergy
Benefits: Creates a wonderful mass of colour in a pot or at the front of the border. Will flower and flower all summer.
History: Isotoma are generally from Australia.
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