Description: Mussaenda erythrophylla, commonly known as Ashanti Blood, Red Flag Bush and Tropical Dogwood, is an evergreen West African shrub. The bracts of the shrub may have different shades, including red, rose, white, pale pink or some mixtures. Mussaenda erythrophylla grows best in warmly temperate or subtropical areas and is semi deciduous in cooler parts In its natural habitat the shrub may scramble up to 10 m (33 ft), but is kept compact under cultivation. The star-like flowers of the shrub are 10 mm (0.39 in) in diameter and have single, modified sepal.
Care:Plants thrive in organically enriched fertile soils that have been heavily mulched and where they are regularly fertilised. It is best to best to prune them just as the weather starts to warm and before the shrubs shoot into growth.
- Product Code: PL-Mussaenda
- Availability: In Stock
- Ex Tax: 299₹