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Brunfelsia pauciflora 'Compacta' (Yesterday today and tomorrw)

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Plant description

brunfelsia pauciflora brunfelsia yesterday today tomorrow

Brunfelsia pauciflora 'Compacta' is a dwarf variety of the popular Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow plant. It is an evergreen small shrub growing to 2 metres, and the flowers open purple, fade to mauve and then white, giving a three coloured effect when flowering. It flowers from spring to autumn in warmer areas. The flowers are borne on the terminals of the branches, so trimming to form a dense shrub will improve the flowering.

It is suited to full sun to part shade.

The seed and parts of the plant are poisonous if ingested.

Additional plant information

Flowers

Flower colour: purple, mauve, white
Flowering season: spring summer autumn

Scent

The flowers are perfumed

Plant size

Maximum height: 2 metres
Minimum height: 1 metres

Maximum width: 2 metres
Minimum width: not specified

Sunlight, frost & salt tolerance

This plant will tolerate full or partial sunlight.
Light frost tolerance.
Plant is salt tolerant.

Fauna attracting?

Not specified.

Climate

This plant species will grow in the following climates: temperate, subtropical, tropical.

Soil types & conditions

Loam: moist, well-drained.

Clay: well-drained.

Sand: moist.

Soil pH: 6-7.5

Miscellaneous information

Planting season: Any.

Types of fertiliser: not specified.

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