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The Duranta Erecta Sapphire Showers is related to the Verbenaceae family a shrub like tree that is grown for its butterfly attracting flowers and ornamental fruit. The foliage of the Picotee Sky Flower is glossy, tooth edged, dark green and small. In the late spring and summer this plant will bloom a multiple cascading branchy clusters of small vibrant violet-blue flowers with each petal having a white picotee edge. After blooming, orange-yellow inedible berries will take the flowers place.
Depending on maintenance, the Sapphire Showers could reach to heights of 25 feet and widths of 12 feet. Duranta Erecta like full sun and well-drained soil; and they could be grow as a wild hedge or a centerpiece of butterfly garden.
Duranta Erecta Sapphire Showers Key Points
Shrub like tree that attracts butterflies and attention
Foliage is glossy, tooth edged, and dark green and small
Blooms small violet-blue flowers with white edges on cascading branchy clusters
Orange-yellow berries follow after blooming
Like full sun and well-drained soil
GROWTH & CARE
Growing Zone 8-15
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Mature Height: 15-25
Mature Width: 6-12
Light Needs Full Sun, Partial Sun
Watering Needs Average Water
Blooms Late Spring, Summer
Botanical: Duranta Erecta, Sapphire Showers
Plant Directions: Sent with order
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