The Basics This tropical shrub has bright yellow flowers that emerge in mid summer through fall. Its evergreen leaves have a downy texture and are spreading in nature., reaching a maximum of 2-3 feet tall (2-3 feet wide). ideal as a border, ground cover or handing plant.
The Needs Amount of Sunlight: Full Sun / Partial Shade Amount of Water: Allow soil to dry in between thorough waterings Soil Conditions: Moist; Well drained Cold Hardiness Zone: 8-11
The Care Depending on the flowering habit, snip off faded blooms individually, or wait until the blooming period is over and remove entire flower stalk down to the base of the plant. Removing old flower stems keeps the plant’s energy focused on vigorous growth instead of seed production. Foliage can be pruned freely through the season to remove damaged or discolored leaves, or to maintain plant size.