MELIANTHUS

Commonly known as Honey bush

 

Further Reading....

  • Evergreen
  • Will grow outside in milder locations This could include plants which would survive happily in a greenhouse or conservatory if not in a mild location. If you have a sheltered spot in your garden then it may do well here.
    Loam based compost for glasshouse cultivation - full light.
  • Full sun
    Provide shelter from cold winds.
  • Additional Features
    Good to know - shrub with attractive leaves. Suitable for a mild coastal garden.
  • Pests & Diseases
    red spider if in greenhouse
  • Place of origin
    southern Africa.
  • Resistant to honey fungus - These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
  • Hardiness
    Frost hardy (down to -5)
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile well drained soil
Melianthus - Growing Guide

Buy Varieties of MELIANTHUS

 AWARD
MELIANTHUS major

MELIANTHUS major

Honey bush

Handsome architectural evergreen for the herbaceous border in milder climates. Bluish green pinnate leaves and crimson tubular flowers

 
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