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Duranta erecta 'Sapphire Showers'/Sapphire Showers Duranta

Duranta erecta 'Sapphire Showers' / Duranta erecta 'Sapphire Showers'
Attractive true-blue flowers up close
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Attractive true-blue flowers up close

Flowers and foliage

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Scientific Name: Duranta erecta 'Sapphire Showers'
Common Name: Sapphire Showers Duranta
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 8, 9, 10, 11 Determine Your Zone
Height: 10-15 feet
Spread: 5 - 10 feet
Bloom time: Summer, Fall
Flower color: Multicolored
Fruit present: Fall
Fruit color: Yellow
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist,
Rate of Growth: Fast
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
Landscape Categories: Plants That Attract Hummingbirds
Comments: This plant with dark blue flowers edged in white and the yellow to orange fruit in summer and fall are strong accents in the landscape.