Plumbago auriculata: Cape leadwort

Plumbago auriculata, also called Plumbago capensis, Blue plumbago, Cape plumbago or Cape leadwort, is a well known houseplant originally from South Africa.


Plumbago auriculata var. alba: White Plumbago

Plumbago auriculata grows fast and to 1.8 meters [6 feet] tall. It has light blue to blue flowers and also variations with white [Plumbago auriculata var. alba] or deep blue [Plumbago auriculata ‘Royal cape’] flowers.

Photo: HortParkSingapore 20120630

Source: Wikipedia


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