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Leptodermis oblonga

Leptodermis oblonga - Himalayan Leptodermis

More About Leptodermis oblonga

  • Profuse, fragrant, single purple flowers
  • Long, oval, green leaves
  • Compact, arching shrub
  • Bloom Time: Late spring, sporadically throughout the summer

Zone:

5

Height:

40-50 cm

Spread:

50-60 cm

Colour:

Purple
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Himalayan Leptodermis Growing and Maintenance Tips

Leptodermis grows best in a fertile soil with adequate moisture, however, it will tolerate full sun to partial shade, and moist to dry soils.    


Leptodermis oblonga Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Attracts Hummingbirds
Attracts Hummingbirds
Long Blooming
Long Blooming
Fragrant
Fragrant
Rock garden
Rock garden

Soil Moisture

Moist to Average
Well-drained
Average to Dry Soils

Growth Rate

Slow

Attributes

Deciduous

Flowering Time

Lt. Sum-Fall
Summer
Lt. Spr-Sum

Habit

Compact
Mounding

Foliage Color

Green

Landscape uses

Border/edging
Specimen
Foundation planting

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