Chinese leptodermis (Leptodermis oblonga)
Also known as:
Chinese leptodermis, leptodermis
Chinese leptodermis is a tidy, dwarf, 1- to 2-foot-high, mounding shrub used at the front of the border or in a rock garden. The showy clusters of violet tubular flowers are fragrant and bloom late spring and intermittent into fall. May be difficult to find in nurseries.
- Low-growing shrub (under 3 feet),
- Medium plant (12-24 inches)
- Full sun (6 hrs direct light daily),
- Partial sun/shade (4-6 hrs light daily)