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shrub, semi-evergreen, scented/aromatic
growth rate: medium
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: dark green
flower colour: pink
main season: Summer
full sun, part shade
dry soil, clay soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -5°C
USDA zone: 9 to 10
Graceful shrub with long flowering season. Lilac-pink tubular flowers which are slightly scented. Semi-evergreen.
Needs a fairly sheltered, warm location with some protection from cold winds. May be damaged by hard frosts.
If required, lightly prune back shoots after flowering.
By greenwood cuttings in early summer or semi-ripe cuttings in late summer.