Anisodontea ‘Cerise Classic’

A dainty shrub producing abundant pink flowers throughout summer.
FLOWER COLOUR:  
AVERAGE SIZE (H) x (W): 0.75m x 1m
MAXIMUM SIZE (H) x (W): 1.25m x 1.5m
FLOWERING TIME:   J F M A M J J A S O N D
FRUITING TIME:   J F M A M J J A S O N D

A hardy perennial shrub which has soft, hairy three-lobed leaves that are aromatic and sticky.  It produces masses of pink flowers which are marked with dark pink streaks.

ECOLOGICAL BENEFITS:
Attracts a host of insects.

NATURAL HABITAT & DISTRIBUTION:
Thicket and grassland.

MAINTENANCE:
Prune lightly to encourage a compact, bushy form.

WATER REQUIREMENTS:
Water moderately.

GARDEN THEMES:
Country

LANDSCAPING USES:
Mass plant it in an informal border.
It can be trained into a standard and grown in a container.
FLOWERS:
The flowers have 5 light pink petals with darker pink veins.
FOLIAGE:
The leaves are soft, hairy and have three lobes. They are aromatic and sticky.
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