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Tibouchina lepidota Alstonville

Tibouchina lepidota Alstonville

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Plant Details
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Care Information

Expected Height Range:

3 m - 5 m

Spread Range:

2 m - 4 m

Preferred positioning:

Full sun, Partial sun, and Partial shade

Common uses:

Specimen plant, Tropical garden, Attractive foliage, Textural interest, and Colourful

Flower Season/s:

Summer and Autumn

Flower Colour/s:

Plant life cycle:



The 'Alstonville' cultivar of Tibouchina lepidota does not occur naturally in the wild, however, the Tibouchina species are native to Brazil.

Leaf information:

Velvety dark green leaves

Preferred Soil:

Prefers well-drained, fertile soils with a slightly acidic to neutral pH

This particular variety creates a visually stunning display with its large, striking, vibrant purple blooms and lush, velvety foliage. It's able to transform a space into a vibrant showcase of color and texture, attracting the attention of pollinators and enriching the landscape with its beauty.

Care Considerations:

Regular watering, especially during dry spells, is crucial to keep the plant healthy, with reduced watering in the cooler months. Incorporating compost or organic matter into the planting hole can enhance soil conditions and support plant health. A light prune after flowering will help maintain its shape and encourages denser growth and more prolific blooming the following season.
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Plants cannot be exchanged for change of mind so we recommend checking the botanical name and detailed plant information, as common names can vary and be location-specific.