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Bravaisia berlandieriana, Strawberry Ice Bravaisia

Bravaisia berlandieriana

Strawberry Ice Bravaisia
Family: Acanthaceae
Origin: Cuba, Mexico, Central America
Small tree 10-20 ftFull sunModerate waterDry conditionsPink flowersWhite/off-white flowersSubtropical, cold hardy at least to 30s F for a short time

If you need a compact, pretty flowering plant for shade garden - this is a perfect one! It has pretty bell-shaped flowers, white with a pinking-purple lip, contrasting with dark foliage. Anyone would be happy to grow it right outside the door! It can be maintained as a low growing border plant or grow into a bush. Low water needs once established. Shade to filtered light preferable but can take full sun as well providing enough watering. Bravaisia berlandieriana is also used medicinally.



Bravaisia berlandieriana, Strawberry Ice Bravaisia
Bravaisia berlandieriana, Strawberry Ice Bravaisia
Bravaisia berlandieriana, Strawberry Ice Bravaisia


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Bravaisia berlandieriana - Strawberry Ice

If you need a compact, pretty flowering plant for shade garden - this is a perfect one! This handsome perennial native to Cuba, Mexico to Central America, is from Acanthus Family. It has pretty bell-shaped flowers, white with a pinking-purple lip, contrasting with dark foliage. Anyone would be happy to grow it right outside the door! It can be maintained as a low growing border plant or grow into a bush. Low water needs once established. Shade to filtered light preferable but can take full sun as well providing enough watering. Bravaisia berlandieriana is also used medicinally.

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This item is certified for shipping to California.
Grown in
6"/1 gal pot
8 Plants in stock
$27.95