?

Pentas (Pink) - Plant

pentas (pink) - plant title=
Note: The image is for reference purpose. Actual plant height will be 0.5 to 3ft.
Pentas lanceolatus is a particularly popular species, it has attractive five-petaled flowers with various colours. It looks great in pots, baskets and in borders. Its a perfect plant for butterfly garden.
( 149 times booked in last 90 days )
Sales price R 309
Get Rs 310 Flower bulbs Free

The pack contains 5 bulbs each of
  • Gladiolus bulbs
  • Rajanigandha bulbs
  • Zephyranthes bulbs
*Offer valid on all orders above Rs 499.
*Offer valid till stock last.
*Use coupon : NLGRZB


Encourage butterflies and hummingbirds to visit your garden with nectar-rich, colorful pentas plants (Pentas lanceolata). Pentas plants, also commonly called Egyptian star flower, are frost-tender perennials native to Yemen and east Africa. They grow 3 to 4 feet tall with an upright growth habit. Clusters of colorful, star-shaped flowers bloom from spring through fall in shades of white, red, pink, purple and lavender.

Common name: Star flower.
Color: White.
Bloom time: Summer and fall.
Height: Under 6 inches to 8 feet.
Difficulty level: Low maitenance.

Planting & Care

Sunlight: Sun.

Soil: Well-drained soil.

Water: frequent watering. Soak well any time soil appears dry.

Temprature: 18 degrees C.

Fertilizer: Fertilize with a balanced fertilizer every six weeks or so to improve performance.

Care:
  • Deadhead spent flowers to encourage more blooms, and prune plants every so often to encourage new growth.
  • Pentas do not like soggy soil for extended periods of time.
  • Tolerates part shade, but best flowering in full sun.
  • Remove weeds from the plantings that compete with the pentas for moisture, nutrients and light.

Use
Ornamental use:
  • Grow pentas plants in border areas, hanging baskets, cottage gardens and butterfly gardens, and in naturalized areas.
Tag cloud : buy online plant pentas (pink) - plant,buy plants online pentas (pink) - plant,buy online plants pentas (pink) - plant,buy plant online pentas (pink) - plant,buy plants online india pentas (pink) - plant,pentas (pink) - plants buy online,online plant nursery pentas (pink) - plant,pentas (pink) - plant nursery,pentas (pink) - plant nursery plants,pentas (pink) - plant online nursery pl

Ask any gardening related query, Get answer within 1 day

Ask query now

( 12000+ queries answered )

Check nursery experts recommendations, top 10 list 

Check  NOW

( 1500+ recommendations given )

Read customer blogs, suggestions, tips & experiences on gardening in India

Read Blogs NOW

( 800+ blogs written by users )

Learn gardening & plants care through video lessons created by garden lovers

Watch videos

( 15000+ videos collection )

About

Join us

Newsletter

Subscribe to get special offers!
We promise absolutely NO SPAM.