Pseuderanthemum seticalyx - Australian Nerve Flower, Shooting Star


Pseuderanthemum seticalyx - Australian Nerve Flower, Shooting Star

Small shrub 2-5 ftFull sunShadeSemi-shadeRegular waterPink flowersWhite/off-white flowersAttracts butterflies, hummingbirdsSubtropical, cold hardy at least to 30s F for a short timeSeaside, salt tolerant plant

This is a rare species of Pseuderanthemum from Australia. Metallic purplish papery narrow leaves in attractive trailing clumps; bright mauve undeneath - striking foliage. Odd papery tan flowers with purple splashes. A compact grower, this happy plants takes both full sun and shade, and thrives nearly in any conditions and soils. Needs regular water to establish, then becomes drought tolerant, easy to grow plant.
See Article about this plant: Magenta Freckles of Shooting Stars: a Nerve Flower for a natural stress relieve.

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Grown in
10"/3 gal pot, large plant
In stock
$27.95