|Common Name||Plumbago, Cape Leadwort|
|Botanical Name||Plumbago auriculata Blue|
Plumbago auriculata Blue (Plumbago, Cape Leadwort)
Plumbago auriculata Blue (Plumbago, Cape Leadwort) is Scandent, evergreen shrub, grown as a climber, with slender, whippy, moderately branching stems. Oblong to oblong-spoon-shaped leaves, 4-7cm long, are mid- to bright matt green, sometimes with a blue-grey tone. Bears long-tubed, sky-blue flowers, 4cm long, in dense, terminal, corymb-like racemes, 15cm across, from summer to late autumn.