Mackaya bella
FOREST BELL BUSH
Acanthaceae

 
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Plant type: evergreen shrub

Hardiness zones: 9-11

Sunlight: warm low sun to dappled light

Soil Moisture: dry between watering to constantly moist

Soil: ordinary soil, enriched soil, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline
2m
Plant habit
 
1.5m

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Flowers: mauve

Flowering Time: early spring to late autumn
 
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Mackaya bella
FOREST BELL BUSH
Acanthaceae

 

  Plant type: evergreen shrub

Hardiness zones: 9-11

Sunlight: warm low sun to dappled light

Soil Moisture: dry between watering to constantly moist

Soil: ordinary soil, enriched soil, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline
2m
Plant habit
 
1.5m

FEATURES

Flowers: mauve

Flowering Time: early spring to late autumn


DESIGN

Garden Styles: suits cottage & tropical designs

Uses: border, informal hedge, informal screen, spillover

Growth rate: average

Maintenance Level: average

Skill Level: average






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