A picture of a Round-Leaved Pink Plume

Round-Leaved Pink Plume

Syncolostemon densiflorus

Full Sun
Moderate care
Light watering
Tender

H1a

RHS hardiness

15°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

Max

1.5m

Min

1.5m

Flowering

This plant has a mild fragrance

Round-Leaved Pink Plume Overview

A great addition to any garden and easy to grow, this unknown member of the salvia family, once established, will enhance the garden with its masses of pretty pink flowers. Prune well after flowering and during summer to shape.

Common problems with Round-Leaved Pink Plume

No known pests and diseases.

    How to harvest Round-Leaved Pink Plume

    No harvesting needed.

    How to propagate Round-Leaved Pink Plume

    Cuttings

    Root the 50 mm tip cuttings, taken in Spring, in sand under mist conditions with bottom heat. A good rooting hormone should be used.

    Seed

    Sowing time best during winter/spring. Sow the seed in seed trays filled with a well-drained commercial seedling mix and keep them in a lightly shaded spot where they will not dry out. Not easy.

    Special features of Round-Leaved Pink Plume

    Attracts birds

    Attracts nectar loving birds

    Attracts useful insects

    Attracts bees, butterflies and other insects.

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