It is an evergreen shrub that grows particularly fast, and is ideal for small gardens and rockeries.
||Barleria Repens, Tambadi Korant, Barleria (Peach) - Plant
||6 inch (15 cm) Grower Round Plastic Pot (Black)
The plant will grow as its surrounds allow, ranging from about a metre high in exposed conditions to two metres in shady, sheltered conditions. The leaves are soft, covered in a light hair, with a slightly blue hue to their green.
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
|Maximum Reachable Height
||They usually only reach heights of up to a metre, but can get larger if they are climbing up a tree.
||Purple or a pretty pink-red.
||April and May.
Planting and care
Nip off the growing tips during spring and the early part of summer to increase bushiness and flowe ¹ After the shrub has flowered, cut back hard, then prune or tip periodically to ensure neat, compact growth.
Barleria Repens care
||Full sun to partial shade.
||Regular watering when possible will result in a spectacular show of colour.
||Barleria obtusa grows in a wide variety of soils. To ensure good drainage, add compost and mulch well to retain water.
||They tolerate temperatures only above at least 1C.
||Organic fertilizer pellets and a handful of rich compost to each hollow.
Barleria Repens uses
- The shrublet can be planted in mixed borders and banks