Scientific Name : Pentas lanceolata
Common Name : Egyptian Starcluster, Pentas, Starflower
Blooming Season : Late Spring, Summer
Plant Habit : Upright
Characteristics : Attracts Hummingbirds, Heat Tolerant, Low Maintenance, Attracts Bees, Attracts Butterflies
Spacing : 8 - 10" (20 - 25cm)
Height : 12 - 16" (30 - 41cm)
Width : 12 - 14" (30 - 36cm)
Exposure : Sun
General Information : Lucky Star Series delivers long, seasonal colour. It is the earliest full colour range series on the market. Bright, vivid colours offer outstanding performance in full sun. Use in-ground and in containers.
Landscape Tips : Excellent performance in full sun and warm temperatures. Avoid acidic soils. Keep pH at 6.5-6.8 to avoid calcium deficiency and iron toxicity.