Egyptian Star Cluster (Pentas lanceolata 'Graffiti')

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Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Shrub
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Plant Height: 12 inches
Plant Spread: 12 - 15 inches
Flowers: Showy
Other: Star shaped
Flower Color: Lavender
Pink
Red
White
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
Summer
Late summer or early fall
Fall
Other: Deadhead faded flowers to ensure more flowering throughout the season
Uses: Suitable as Annual
Wildlife Attractant: Butterflies
Hummingbirds
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Drought tolerant
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Suitable for hanging baskets
Needs excellent drainage in pots

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Recommendations needed for annuals to attract butterflies and hummingbirds by julieseward1 Jul 8, 2019 10:42 AM 7
Planting Pentas by Ellewolfe Feb 4, 2018 11:11 AM 1
White Flower Border by evelyninthegarden May 13, 2019 11:19 PM 88
midatlantic madness by JB Sep 29, 2014 9:46 AM 17

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