Duranta erecta grow and care – shrub to small tree of the genus Duranta also known as Duranta repens, Duranta erecta perennial evergreen used as ornamental plant also grow as bonsai and attract pollinators, can grow in subtropics, mediterranean or tropics climate and growing in hardiness zone 8+.
Leaves color green or yellow some cultivars variegate green with white or yellow, the shape is elliptic.
Duranta erecta flower
Flower color can be: blue, white or purple some cultivars have with white edge, the flowers grow in clusters.
Fruit toxic, color orange or yellow and size of the fruits 1-2 cm.
Duranta erecta for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy VIDEO How to grow Duranta erecta growing and care:
Well drained soil, light soil
What is the best way to start growing? Plant / Seed / Vegetative Reproduction Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction? No Difficulties or problems when growing: Invasive, toxic Spring, summer, aututmn Planting season: Aphid Pests and diseases: Pruning season: All year How to prune: Just for design Size of the plant? 2-6 m, 80-240 inches Growth speed in optimal condition: Fast growing / Medium growing Small amount of water / Average amount of water Water requirement: Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: Full Sun / Half Shade No Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant? Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: Yes Blooming information Most of the year Bloom season: General information about the flower Blue, purple or white some cultivars have with white edge, the flowers grow in clusters Scientific name:
Blooming Seasons Autumn flowers Spring flowers Summer flowers Winter flowers Flower colors Blue flower Purple flower White flower Climate Mediterranean Climate Subtropics Climate Tropics Climate Leaf color Ornamental parts Ornamental flower Ornamental fruit Ornamental leaves Ornamental plant Plant growing speed Average growing plants Fast growing plants Plant life-form Evergreen Perennial plant Shrub Tree Plant Uses Attract pollinators Bonsai Colored leaves Hedging plants Ornamental plants Planting Season Autumn Planting Spring Planting Summer planting Plants sun exposure Full sun Plants Part shade Plants Watering plants Regularly water Small amounts of water Hardiness zone Hardiness zone 10 Hardiness zone 11 Hardiness zone 12 Hardiness zone 13 Hardiness zone 8 Hardiness zone 9