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Melianthus major

  • Height: 2-3m (6-10ft)
  • Spread: 1-3m (3-10ft)
  • Position: Sunny
  • Soil: Moisture retentive but well drained
  • Hardiness: May need winter protection in colder areas
  • Flowering Period: Summer
  • Leaf Colour: grey/green to blue
  • Flower Colour: Brownish/crimson to brick/red

Melianthus major

Summer flowering. A very stately erect shrub which is clothed with deeply toothed, grey-green leaves that mature to bright blue. In summer it produces brownish crimson to brick-red flowers. May need winter protection in colder areas. Best in a sunny, sheltered and a moisture retentive, but well drained soil. 2-3 x 1-3m (6-10 x 3-10ft)


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