HOT! Stunning bright pink to rich red foliage year-round on this compact, tidy, vigorous groundcover shrub. Loves warmth and humidity, looks superb in mass plantings or as a specimen container or tub plant. Try it in hanging baskets and windowboxes too. Images show colour in overcast and sunny conditions. Fourth image shows Brazilian Red Hots (L) and Little Ruby (R) for colour comparison.
DESCRIPTION: Stunning hot pink-red foliage with small white flowers during spring on a small, vigorous growing shrub. This Ozbreed variety prefers warm and humid conditions. USE IN: Perfect used in tropical gardens for a splash of colour. Ideal for low hedges, borders and ground cover. Beautiful in groups as a mass display of colour. Suited to containers. LOCATION: Plant in well drained soil in a full sun to part shade position in the garden. Protect from frost. CARE: Mulch and water regularly until the plant is established, usually around 12 weeks. Prune as required to maintain form and fertilise with a slow release fertiliser in spring. Provide plenty of water during the summer heat. HEIGHT & WIDTH: 0.5m H x 0.6m W. YOUR PLANTS: These plants are tube-stock plants, healthy young plants with new roots that will establish quickly in your garden. The pot size is 80mm high and 42 mm wide