TIBOUCHINA GRANULOSA Purple Glory Tree *****We are currently not working with this tree and do not have it available. Though the bloom color is similar, these two mid-size varieties have distinctly different looks. Il apprécie un sol légèrement acide. Tibouchina granulosa in North America is confined to the most southern states (zone 10) and marginal at zone 9. Flowering panicles at branch tips can completely cover the tree with rich, velevet-like blossoms. look more like large It grows as a tall shrub or small tree to around 5 metres high. It grows in a sprawling fashion, so buy one already trained to a single trunk. Tibouchina tree is native to South America. Growing to a compact 45cm high and wide and smothe… They are also suitable for pot culture back the tree a little bit after the flowers. & Caudiciforms. And Tibouchina lepidota 'Alstonville' is covered in masses of purple flowers from autumn right through to winter. Placez-le près d'un grand arbre qui pourra lui apporter un ombrage salutaire en été, ou contre une haie (palissade, mur) dont l'ombre portée perme… Location: Tamborine, QLD, Australia See where this picture was taken. Tibouchinas originated in South America, where they grow over a wide diversity of climates, and that means they'll do the same in Australia. ‘Alstonville’ puts on a brilliant display of violet/purple flowers in late summer and autumn. which produces purple flowers. Popular varieties include ‘Alstonville’ (tree to 5m or 15′, with violet/purple flowers), ‘Kathleen’ (tree to 7m or 20′, pink flowers) and ‘Jules’ (dwarf shrub to 1m or 3′, with purple flowers). [?] The superior characte… The ‘Purple Glory Shrub’ is a much loved plant in QLD, however in the right conditions it is a plant that can be grown as far south as Melbourne where we have seen them growing successfully in the Dandenong Ranges outside of Melbourne as shrubs or small trees. L'emplacement de l'arbuste est également important, car s'il aime pousser en pleine lumière il ne supporte pas une exposition brûlante en été. ‘Kathleen’ has pink flowers and blooms from spring to autumn. Some to look out for include Tibouchina'Kathleen', with its beautiful, mauve-pink flowers. shrubs than trees. Another that's popular is Tibouchina mutabilis 'Noelene' - the flower starts white and turns to a mauve-pink. CARE: Mulch and water well, prune after flowering to promote compact growth and flowering. USE IN: Feature shrub-tree for maximum colour impact. Spring: Increase watering and feed with a flower and fruit fertiliser. Even in its native country of Brazil, they are scarce compared with regular Tibouchina granulosa which produces purple flowers. TIBOUCHINA This will encourage bushiness and will speed up the resprouting Nursery : a tropical nursery in South Florida specializing in If you love these plants, take a trip to Wauchope and Alstonville in autumn to view the tibouchina festivals "Hi, we recently bought 10 Tibouchina from you and just want to let you know that we are very happy!" Space to play or pause, M to mute, left and right arrows to seek, up and down arrows for volume. The use of an acidic fertilizer All varieties prefer a well drained, slightly acidic soil, a ph of 5-6, however they ar… the tree should come Hours are 9:00AM - 5:00PM ET Monday - Friday •, Flowering Trees from Tibouchina granulosa can flower at least twice a year QUARESMEIRAS (Tibouchina Granulosa) violet & pink (Katleen). It's called Alstonville because it was developed in Alstonville in northern New South Wales. tibouchina pink. 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