• slide
  • slide
  • slide
  • slide
  • slide
  • slide
  • slide

Purple Passion

Botanical Name
Gynura aurantiaca
Hardiness
Zones 10 to 12
Height
1 to 2 feet
Width
2 to 4 feet
Flowers
November to February: orange-yellow, malodorous
Light
Bright indirect light (best color)
Soil
Moist, well-drained
Planting & Care
  • Keep soil evenly moist during spring and summer months, let dry slightly between waterings during fall and winter months
  • Pinch back for form
  • Propagate by cuttings
Problems
Mealybugs, aphids, spider mites, white flies, scale

Upcoming Appearances


May 31 & June 1, 2019
The Green Bay Botanical Garden's Garden Fair

June 8 & 9
Ebert's Greenhouse Village
Ixonia, WI

Learn More

Book an Appearance

Learn More

Win Melinda's Trees and Shrubs DVD set!

ENTER NOW