A small, evergreen rounded shrub with velvety green leaves and magnificent, large purple flowers from early summer to later autumn. Really beautiful in containers or in beds and along borders.
|Sun / semi-shade. Avoid exposure to the hot afternoon sun|
|Does best in moist, fertile, well-drained soil|
|Tender, so will need protection during winter|
|Also known as Lasiandra, Velvet-leaf Tibouchina, Princess flower or Brazilian Glory bush|