Diosma ericoides ‘Pink Fountain’
Breath of heaven ‘Pink Fountain’
Variety or Cultivar
‘Pink Fountain’ _ ‘Pink Fountain’ is a compact, dense, tender, evergreen shrub with linear, aromatic, mid-green leaves and clusters of pink flowers from mid-spring into early summer.
Bushy, Rounded, Upright
Pink in Spring; Pink in Summer
Green in All seasons
Cut back by half after flowering.
Seed, Softwood cuttings
Diosma ericoides ‘Pink Fountain’ (Breath of heaven ‘Pink Fountain’) will reach a height of 0.6m and a spread of 0.9m after 5-10 years.
Banks and Slopes, City, Coastal, Cottage/Informal, Drought Tolerant, Ground Cover, Hedging/Screens, Roof terrace, Wildlife
Plant in a sunny, lime-free, sheltered site. Protect with a thick, dry, winter mulch in cold areas. Alternatively, overwinter indoors in areas with prolonged freezing temperatures.
Chalky, Loamy, Sandy
Partial Shade, Full Sun
South, East, West