Tender shrub of open habit with dark green leaves with a purple reverse and spectacular, large plumes of bright pink tubular flowers from mid summer to autumn. Cut back in spring to promote bushy growth, stems are best supported with canes Grow in loam based compost with added grit. 2 metres (6 feet). Minimum 0 - 3° C.
- Plant Family: Acanthaceae
- Position: Sunny or partly shaded conservatory, outside in summer months
- Soil: Well-drained but moisture retentive potting compost
- Flowers: June - September
- Height: 3 feet??