AGATHOSMA pulchella

Commonly known as Buchu

(syn. Diosma puchella) - Small pink flowers
  • Evergreen
  • Height
    30cm (12in)
  • Spread
    30cm (12in)
  • Dwarf shrub
    Typically only grows to a maximum of one or two feet in height but there will be some exceptions.
    Small shrub or subshrub with erect, woody stems and small flowers in terminal clusters
  • Frost tender
    This plant may be damaged by temperatures below 5°C (41 °F).
  • Full sun

AGATHOSMA pulchella

 
Not available until May 2024 -
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  • Additional Features
    Pests & Diseases
    Trouble free
    Place of origin
    South Africa
  • Flower Shape
    Racemes
  • Garden Location/Conditions
    Greenhouse / conservatory
    Not the sort of plants to be grown outside where there are likely to be frosts. These plants need to be grown in a conservatory or cool greenhouse or at least brought inside for the winter
    Use loam-based compost (JI No.2) in full light with good ventilation
  • Hardiness
    Tender (greenhouse & conservatory)
  • Leaf margin
    Entire
    (see photos above)
  • Scented Plants
    Scented foliage
    Very fragrant when crushed
  • Seasonal Interest
    Spring
    Winter
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile well drained soil
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30cm (12in)
Dwarf Shrub - guide for size not form Hand Trowel
  30cm (12in)
 

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