Heterocentron elegans

Also known as:

  • Dissotis rotundifolia
  • Heeria sessilis
  • Heeria elegans
  • Monochaetum guatemalense
  • Spanish Shawl
  • Trailing Lasiandra
  • Trailing Princess Flower
  • Pinklady
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Plant Type

perennial, groundcover

Zones

9a-12

Size

H:2"-3"
W:6"-12"

Growing Conditions

Soil Needs:

average, well-drained

Water Needs:

regular

Special Situation:

heat tolerant

Sun Exposure:

sun, mostly sun, mostly shade

Features

Flower Color:

purple, magenta

Foliage Color:

green, burgundy

Flower Season:

summer

Foliage Season:

evergreen

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SPANISH SHAW - PINKLADY DISSOTIS ROTUNDIFOLIA - TRAILING LASIANDRA - A spreading cascading plant hardy in zone 9-12. Rounded purplish green leaves on trailing red stems produce hairy red bracts that hold 2" magenta purple blooms spring thru summer. Likes sun to part shade, keep moderately moist. Grows 2-3" tall and spreads. A great everblooming ground cover in frost free areas. A underused plant that adds interest in mixed containers and baskets.

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Deep fuschia-purple blooms are born along trailing stems with rounded bright green foliage. Makes a beautiful hanging basket, container plant, or ground cover. Very similar to Centrodenia floribunda but with more rounded leaves and a laxer growth habit.

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