Full Sun – Prefers 6 or more hours of sun per day.
Frost Hardy – Can Handle frost without damage.
Moderate Watering – Requires Regular Watering.
Pruning Required – Needs to be Pruned.
Non Indigenous – Exotic to South Africa.
This plant should be planted with acid compost and mulched with pine needles.
These lovely shrubs love acid soil and should be planted with acid compost and mulched with pine needles. They have a shallow root system and resent interference with their roots. There are many named varieties.
Botanical Pronunciation: lep-toh-SPER-mum sco-PAR-i-um
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Requires moderate maintenance.