Tibouchina granulosa 'Kathleen'
Plant type: evergreen tree
Hardiness zones: 10-13
Sunlight: hot overhead sun
Soil Moisture: dry between watering to constantly moist
Soil: enriched soil, acidic to neutral
Garden Styles: suits tropical & coastal designs
Uses: informal screen, street tree, shade tree, poolside
Growth rate: average
Maintenance Level: average
Skill Level: average
Tell our Plant Selector what you want & like and we'll search thousands of plant profiles for compatible matches
Plant of the Day
Austral Bugle Weed
Plant type: evergreen stoloniferous soft-wooded perennial
H: 0.6m W: 0.5m
Sunlight: warm low sun to dappled light
Even on a small scale, producing fruit and vegetables is not a low maintenance project and depends on rich, well-drained soil and plenty of sun and water.
Recently added articles
Good news for gardeners with arthritis – FISKARS'™ tools have Ease-of-Use certification.
Get the Plant Selector's full features plus news, forums & competitions. Sign up, it's free.
Click here for more