Featured Plant for April 2018
Alyogyne huegelii (formerly Hibiscus huegelii) - Blue Hibiscus
This lovely evergreen shrub with pale blue-purple blooms is hardy in full sun or partial shade. It's both drought and frost tolerant and requires infrequent watering in well drained soil. It's best if kept out of strong winds.
- Evergreen perennial shrub to 5-8 feet tall and wide.
- Dark green lacy foliage with lilac to deep blue large flowers which resemble hibiscus.
- Flowers bloom off and on throughout the year.
- Australian native likes full sun and is drought tolerant once established.