Plant of the Month - March 2019 - Pink Powder Puff
Calliandra inaequilatera (aka Calliandra haematocephala) - Pink Powder Puff
Pink Powder Puff is a mounding evergreen vine native to Bolivia, with intense watermelon-pink, incredibly fluffy "powder puff" flowers. It's primarily a cool season bloomer but may also bloom sporadically throughout the year. The plant can reach a height of 8-12 feet with an equal spread. It likes full sun with plenty of water and good drainage. An excellent choice for espalier. Can also be grown in a container.