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has pale lavender pink flowers in terminal flower heads that produce new buds and flowers which open from the centre of the spike.
Few pests attack these plants. They are easy to grow once they are established. Most shrubs need to be nurtured for a few months after planting then they are generally self sufficient except in dry times. Mulching to 5cm is beneficial. Fertilise regularly every two or three months. Use favorite organic or slow release fertilizer. Pruning can be done as needed during the warmer months. Normally tip pruning will give more flowering as it encourages more shoots which each develops into a flower spike. Maintenance is easy.
are sterile and they do not set seed so there is no dead-heading to keep it flowering. Deep green foliage holds to the ground. Birds and butterflies are attracted to the flowers.