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Duranta stenostachya Mini Gold

Botanical Name: Common Names:
Duranta stenostachya Mini Gold Brazilian Sky Flower,
Native: Foliage Type:
No Evergreen
Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Hedging / Screening, Shrubs Dense, Rounded

Small evergreen shrub with a dense, bushy habit and striking yellow foliage. Widely used for hedging, the foliage colour contrasts beautifully against other plants. Fast growing. An ideal choice for low and clipped formal hedges/borders and provides great foliage colour contrast in large gardens. Suitable for topiary and potted specimens and displays blue flowers in summer followed by orange coloured berries. Grows approx. 60cm H x 60cm W.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
30-60cm 30-60cm

Position: Soil Type:
TBA Loam, Sandy, Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Borders / Shrubbery, Coastal Garden, Foliage Feature / Colour, Formal Garden, Hedging / Screening, Low Water Garden, Mass Planting, Park And Gardens, Roundabouts / Splitters, Topiary / Espalier, Tropical Garden, Container / Pot

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes:

Plant Care
Annual slow release fertiliser, Keep moist during dry periods, Mulch well

Family Name: Origin:
Verbenaceae SouthAmerica

Foliage Colour: Yellow
Flower Colour: Blue
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Summer
Fruit: Yes

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Fast
Maintenance Level: Low
Water Usage: Medium / Moderate
Drought: Medium / Moderate
Frost: Tender
Wind: High