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Lilac hibiscus 'Santa Cruz'

Alyogyne huegelii 'Santa Cruz'

Blue hibiscus 'Santa Cruz'

This tender, vigorous, erect, free-flowering, evergreen shrub that spreads with age. It has wrinkled, bright green leaves and in late spring into autumn is produces funnel-shaped, satiny, mauve to pale purple flowers.

Planning

Difficulty
Easy
Flowering time
Spring, Summer, Autumn
Fruiting time
Autumn

Harvesting

Generally not harvested.

Propagation

Cuttings
Semi-hardwood

Geography

Environment

Light
Full Sun
Soil moisture
Dry
Soil type
Chalk, Loam, Sand, Clay
Soil PH preference
Neutral
Frost hardiness
Tender

Personality

Family
Malvaceae
Flower colour
Purples
Scent
None

Problems

Can be attacked by aphids, scale insects & thrips.

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