This medium sized shrub produces a profusion of large, fragrant, rich red-purple flower spikes in spring set against long, pointed, mid green foliage. A colourful and fragrant addition to cottage gardens, borders and shrubberies. Will attract butterflies to the garden. Tolerates coastal conditions.

Pot Size
14cm
PBR
No
Native/Exotic
Native
Habit
Medium size shrub
Height
3
Width
5
Foliage
Long, pointed mid green foliage
Flower
Large fragrant rich red-purple flower spikes
Flowering Time
Spring
Position
Prefers a sunny to partly shaded position in well drained soils
Cultural Notes
Prune hard in late winter to ensure plenty of new flowering wood