Browallia

Streptosolen jamesonii - botanical name

Streptosolen jamesonii

Evergreen loosely scrambling shrub (2m x 2m) from Columbia and Ecuador. Oval finely corrugated leaves. Terminal clusters of orange flowers in spring and summer. Useful spilling over walls or with shrubbery for its bright floral display. Tolerates light frosts only.

  • Plant type
    Shrub
  • Sun/Shade tolerance
    Full Sun, Part Shade
  • Frost tolerance
    Frost sensitive
  • Soil type(s)
    Sand, Clay, Loam
  • Water rating
    Medium
  • Plant origin
     
  • Scale
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