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Mussaende erytrophyla Red flag bush Kandandeli Rubiaceae
 

Mussaende erytrophyla, Red flag bush, Kandandeli

 

Mussaende erytrophyla, Red flag bush, Kandandeli

Occurring naturally in tropical west and central AfricaMussaende erytrophyla, Red flag bush, Kandandeli, this twining woody shrub usually climbs to 6 ft (1.8 m) on slender strong stems.
It bears large, rounded, bright green leaves covered with silky hairs and, in late summer, clustered creamy yellow flowers with a red-felted middle accompanied by blood red bracts up to 3 in (8 cm) long.
Flowering colors: Cream, Red, Yellow
Cultivation:They prefer a sunny or part-shaded position and fertile, well-drained soil. Propagate from seed or cuttings .
Red spider mite and white fly may beMussaende erytrophyla, Red flag bush, Kandandeli troublesome.

 

 

  

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