TIBOUCHINA urvilleana variegated

Commonly known as Glory Bush

Pink edged and white variegated leaves provide a splendid contrast to the flowers. An unusual and rare form
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TIBOUCHINA urvilleana variegated

 
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£17.50 each 
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  • Evergreen
    velvety-hairy leaves 5-7cm (2-3in) long
  • Purple Shades of purple/mauve/lilac/violet
    Reddish purple
  • Height
    2-3m (6½-10ft)
  • Spread
    2-3m (6½-10ft)
  • Tall Shrub
    Produces leafy panicles of satin-textured, saucer-shaped flowers 7-10cm (3-4in) across with dark, hooked stamens
  • Heated greenhouse - warm temperate Can be grown outside in summer. Plant can withstand temperatures down to 5°C (41°F)
  • Full sun
    If outside
  • Additional Features
    Good to know - suitable for growing in large pots on the patio in summer
  • Pests & Diseases
    under glass - red spider mites, aphids, oedema
  • Place of origin
    Brazil
  • 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 - loam based potting compost (JI No. 3) in full light. Shade from hot sun
  • Patio / pot plants
  • Hardiness
    Tender (greenhouse & conservatory)
  • Leaf Colour (if not green)
    Silver variegated
  • Leaf margin
    Entire see photos above
  • Leaf shape
    Elliptic see photos above
  • Ovate
  • Seasonal Interest
    Autumn
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  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile moist well-drained soil - if outside
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2-3m (6½-10ft)
Tall Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
  2-3m (6½-10ft)
 

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