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Duranta erecta 'Variegata' /Variegated Sky Flower

Duranta erecta 'Variegata'  / Duranta erecta 'Variegata'
Blue flowers with purple tinge present in warm months
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Blue flowers with purple tinge present in warm months

A nice flowering plant with variegated foliage for container growing

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Scientific Name: Duranta erecta 'Variegata'
Common Name: Variegated Sky Flower
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 8, 9, 10, 11 Determine Your Zone
Height: 5-8 feet
Spread: 3 -5 feet
Bloom time: Spring, Summer
Flower color: Blue
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Fast
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
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Comments: It is an excellent plant to create contrast with its green had white foliage and bluish flowers. Does best in full sun, but will tolerate some shade. It often is killed to the ground in zone 8 and generally comes back from the root in spring as the weather warms.