Leucophyllum candidum growing shrub‎ of the genus Leucophyllum also known as Leucophyllum frutescens, Leucophyllum candidum perennial evergreen used as fragrant ornamental drought tolerant plant and attract pollinators, can grow in desert, ,temperate, mediterranean or subtropics climate and grow in hardiness zone 8-11.

Leaves color green silvery in elliptic shape sometime can be wavy.

Leucophyllum candidum flowers

Flower fragrant color purple to pink the flowers look like mouth with five petals.

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Requirements for Leucophyllum candidum growing and care:

Drained soil, alkaline, hot weather

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, aggressive

Recommended planting season?
Spring / Summer / Autumn

Pests and diseases:
Aphids, mites

Pruning season:
All year

How to prune:
Just for design

Size of the plant:
0.8-1.5

Growth speed in optimal condition:
Medium growing

Water requirement:
Small amount of water

Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Sun

Is it possible to grow as houseplant?
No

Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
Yes

Blooming information

Bloom season:
Most of the year (not in winter in frost area and not in the summer if doesn’t have enough water)

General information about the flower:
Like mouth fragrant the color pink to purple the flowers look with five petals

Scientific name:

Leucophyllum frutescens

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