Plumbago

Plant Details

Family: 

Plumbaginaceae

Common Name: 

Plumbago

Scientific Name: 

Plumbago sp.

Other details: 

Native to South Africa, blue Plumbago is an evergreen shrub that also thrives in warm climates. During watering, try not to wet its delicate flowers. Feed it every 3 weeks or so with a balanced fertilizer during the growing season.

Plant Care

Bloom color: 

White and Blue

Sun Exposure:
  No Sun

Drought Tolerance:

WaterWaterWater

Fertilization recommended for plants in Aruba:

     
Products recommended: Fertilizers:

Azalea fertilizer
8-4-8

Seaweed Fertilizer
0-0-1

Bloom Booster
10-52-10

Jump start
5-20-4 

Insect & disease: Biological product
(Prod used by Fantastic Gardens)
OMRI
Conventional product
Mealy Bugs Botanigard Imidacloprid
Repeat after one week with
M-Pede
Trips Naturalyte Avid
Caterpillar Dipel  Sevin