Plumbago in the Landscape
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Young plant forming a mounding groundcover, but will soon outgrow the space and require regular cutting back.
Plumbago can scramble with suitable support.
Other Information Resources
The following are for general information and research - some species or cultivars referred to in links may be unavailable in Australia, or difficult to obtain.
Cape Plumbago Plumbago auriculata
Moody Demonstration Garden, Arizonia
UBC Botanical Garden and Centre for Plant Research, University of British Columbia, Canada
Pacific flora database
of the National Tropical Botanical Garden, USA. Select Plumbago zeylanica
from the "Choose A Plant" menu
Chitrak Plumbago zeylanica
. Flowers of India
, Plumbago zeylanica
), Plumbago indica
) Online Manual of Subtropical Landscaping Plants, Palm Beach Community College, Florida
Queensland Poisons Information Centre