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Pseudomussaenda flava, Mussaenda lutea, Mussaenda luteola, Mussaenda glabra, Mussaenda incana, Dwarf Yellow Mussaenda

Pseudomussaenda flava, Mussaenda lutea, Mussaenda luteola, Mussaenda glabra, Mussaenda incana

Dwarf Yellow Mussaenda
Family: Rubiaceae
Origin: Tropical Africa, Asia, and Malaysia
Large shrub 5-10 ftSmall shrub 2-5 ftFull sunSemi-shadeModerate waterYellow/orange flowersAttracts butterflies, hummingbirdsSubtropical, cold hardy at least to 30s F for a short time

Yellow Mussaenda - evergreen! Golden star shaped blooms are surrounded by creamy yellow bracts. Large sepals in palest yellow-white and small yellow corollas. It likes partial to full sun and moist, freely draining soil. It can be propagated by cuttings. An ever-blooming, small, evergreen shrub excellent in containers. It blooms especially well during the warm months. Grow it in light shade to full sun, and you will be delighted by its bright splash of color for many months each year. This variety is less cold sensitive, unlike other mussaendas. It can take light frost.


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