Brunfelsia Compacta VariegatedBack in stock: NOW
Foliage, flowers, fragrance - it's the Trifecta! Compact form of this popular shrub, a neat size for patio pots and cottage gardens. Variegated creamy foliage and fragrant flowers in a range of mauve and white shades as the sweetly-scented blooms mature.
Brunfelsia latifolia Compacta Variegated - yesterday today tomorrowAPPEARANCE : This compact evergreen shrub features the mix of lavender shades, and the scented flowers of the more common 'yesterday, today and tomorrow' with variegated foliage and a neat height of just 1m. Flowers spring through summer.
USE FOR : Great for specimen planting in small gardens. Suited to pots.
PLANTING : Plant singularly or 30 cm apart depending on the likes of your garden. Mulch and water regularly until the plant is established, usually around 12 weeks.
CARE : Warm climates are preferred by this plant but worth a go in sheltered cooler climates, plant in a pot and move under the eaves if it looks like frosting. Suited to a full sun position in the garden. Prune after flowering to maintain form and encourage a full flush of flowers next season. Fertilise during spring with a slow release fertiliser.
HEIGHT & WIDTH : 1 m H x 1 m W.
YOUR PLANTS : These are tube-stock plants with young healthy roots that will establish quickly in your garden. The pot size is 80 mm x 42 mm wide. You can see an example in the image gallery