Lambley Gardens & Nursery, 395 Lesters Road,  Ascot,  Victoria 3364
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Bat Faced Cuphea (Cuphea lanceolata) 'Purple Passion'

Bat Faced Cuphea (Cuphea lanceolata) 'Purple Passion'

Last summer and autumn this was the most enquired about annual in the garden. It produces dark purple flowers, reminiscent of a bat's face, in abundance. Needs a sunny or lightly shaded spot. Sow seeds in situ or into individual pots during spring.

When to sow: Spring
Where to sow: Direct sow
Depth to sow: 1/2cm or sprinkle seed on the bed
Aspect: Full sun or light shade
Soil: Prepared, well drained, fertilised soil. Spacing: Between plants 20-30 cm

Directions: Once settled in the garden this will gently self sow and make a terrific display every year.

Packet 100 seeds
$5.25 each