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Zaluzianskya ovata
Common Name: Night Phlox Family: Scrophulariaceae (The Figwort Family)

Zaluzianskya ovata
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Notes:
This intriguing little South African native forms mounds of fuzzy leaves that produce deep pink buds opening to charming, white, fragrant flowers. During the days the flowers put forth a strange fragrance but at night they increase their olfactory output becoming a sweet, heady fragrance. Hardier in leaner, thinner soils.

Geogrpahical Origin:
Southern Africa and Madagascar
Native Habitat:
Drakensberg Mountains.

ClassEvergreen  Primary Bloom ColourWhite/Cream 
TypePerennial  Secondary Bloom ColourMagenta 
Heightunder 4'  Bloom TimeSpring - Fall 
Spread8-12'  FragranceYes 
Light ExposureSun  Foliage ColourBluish Green 
Soil MoistureDrought Tolerant Dry  Stem Colour 
Hardiness Zone8?-11  BerriesNo 
BC NativeNo    

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