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Plumbago Royal Cape gives a fresh blue touch of the tropics

Plumbago auriculata Royal Cape

Height: 2 m
Spread: 2 m
Frost Tender

General Description:

A wonderful bushy shrub which will smother itself in balls of sky blue flowers from summer till late autumn. This plant is native to Central America and gives a touch of tropical beauty to any garden.


Wonderful in pots or up against trellis. This plant can be grown as a hedge or a loose shrub.

Plant Care:

Performs best in a sunny dry position and when in full flower there can be so much flower the foliage is hidden! Protect from heavy frost. Trim after flowering to encourage repeat blooms and feed annually with a general garden fertiliser.


Flowering Period Summer, Autumn, Spring
Flower Colour Blue
Repeat Flowering Yes
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