Strobilanthes Goldfussia

Height 1.5m
Spread 1m
Full sun
Full sun/Part Shade
Botanical Name: Strobilanthes anisophylla Goldfussia

Variety Profile

  • An evergreen shrub boasting ornamental foliage of a deep wine colour.
  • Soft lilac, trumpet shaped flowers appear over summer and autumn.
  • Fast and easy to grow.

Cultural Care

Grows well in most soil types which are fertile and well draining. Can be grown in low light areas but the more sunshine received, the darker the foliage colour will become. Prune well after flowering flushes to promote a bushy habit. Protect from frost and snails.

Plant Uses

  • Year round colour for mixed borders.
  • Can be grown in large containers for display on decking or paved areas.
  • Responds well to clipping for informal hedging.
  • Fast results for new gardens.

Factsheet

Plant Gallery