Polygala myrtifolia var. grandiflora

Common Name : Polygala Grandiflora

Plant Description

An evergreen. small shrub from South Africa, with twiggy branches bearing dull green leaves but for several months of the year from late Winter is bears a mass of purple, pea like flowers, so is sometimes known as the sweet pea bush. Fast growing and hardy. An easy care plant with few pests or diseases.

Plant Specifications

  • Plant UsesGood plant for coastal conditions, hot dry exposed areas. Ideal for Shrubberies and Seaside gardens.
  • Water RequirementsTolerates periods of dryness once established.
  • Plant availabilityAvailable now
  • PositionFull sun to part shade
  • Height / Width2 m high by 1.5 m wide
  • CarePrune after flowering to maintain compact growth.
  • SoilWell drained soil