Coleonema aspalathoides

Coleonema aspalathoides e1628834960996
Coleonema aspalathoides e1628834960996
Coleonema aspalathoides e1628834960996

Common names: confetti bush (English). 
Botanical name: Coleonema aspalathoides

Coleonema aspalathoides, known as confetti bush, is an attractive evergreen shrub that grows to 1m tall and has bright pink flowers that bloom in winter and spring. It thrives in well-drained soil and full sun. Propagation is by seed or cuttings. It can be grown in containers. Coleonema species have historically been used as perfumes and medicines. This versatile shrub can be incorporated into fynbos, rockery, or mixed borders. Its aromatic foliage also works well in flower arrangements.

Uses & Benefits: aromatic, confetti, medicine, potpourri

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Family: Rutaceae
Type: shrub
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