Zaluzianskya ovata 'Star Balsam' is commonly known as 'Night Scented Phlox' and is native to South Africa. It is classed as a tender plant and grows well in coastal areas. Whilst this plant is not technically an alpine, we would recommend planting this at the back of a rockery.
Night scented phlox produces creamy white flowers which are a dramatic crimson on the petal reverse. The plant has a vanilla - almond evening scent throughout the summer.
Height 25cm / 10".
Plant in containers, troughs or alpine gardens.
Please note that this plant is rated as hardy to minus 5. Take precautions in winter if you live in an area that regularly drops below this temperature.
This plant is grown by us at our nursery & supplied to you in a 7cm pot, fully rooted & ready to plant straight out into your garden. Please note that this is NOT a plug plant, in this size of pot there is NO need for you to re pot it & grow it on in a green house.
Calamazag Nursery is a RHS Chelsea Flower Show Gold Medal Winner.