Flower Color: shocking pink flower, deep burgundy foliage
Blooming Season: late spring/summer/fall
Mature Size: (H 45 cm x W 60 cm)
Inventor: Howard Bentley and Steve Eggelton of Australia
Care: Plant in a sunny location. This xeriscape perennial flourishes in hot, dry conditions but mulching and when given regular deep irrigation is very helpful. It is drought, humidity and heat-tolerant. Adapts to almost any soil but best in moist fertile soil. Plant in Perennial borders and naturalized areas , also excellent as a potted highlight for the outdoor living space. To prune, cut off the top 1/3 of the plant in early spring to promote flower production.