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Phygelius sp., Cape Fuchsia, Digging Dog
Phygelius capensis

Phygelius sp.

Cape Fuchsia, Digging Dog
Family: Scrophulariaceae
Origin: South Africa
Small plant 2-5 ftFull sunSemi-shadeRegular waterPink flowersWhite, off-white flowersRed, crimson, vinous flowersYellow, orange flowersSubtropical, mature plant cold hardy at least to 30s F for a short time

The plant is happiest and will bloom most abundantly in full sun in well-draining soils and with regular watering during the dry season.

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