Zaluzianskya Ovata 'Star Balsam'

This South Africa native is a tender, rounded perennial with dull green leaves. Its unique flowers appear crimson-red when closed, and white when opened. It grows up to 30cm (12") high and develops to 60cm (24") wide in diameter.

Point of Sale:

'Star Balsam' is a remarkable patio and bed plant for a uniquely-shaped summer color show. Its night-scented flowers bloom constantly throughout summer.

Plant Characteristics

Growth HabitUpright
1st Year FloweringYes
Plant Height30 CM
Flowering PeriodSummer

Plant Growth

Planting TimeSpring - Summer
WateringMedium
Light ExposureFull Sun
Growing Temp (°C)8 (night), 20 (day)
Propagation UnitsRooted Cuttings, Unrooted Cuttings.
Available AsConventional.
Sales AreaEU, North America – URC Only.
Quantity Per Bag100
Recommended Pot Sizes (for retailers) Weeks Product Status
3L 6-8

 

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