Cleome hassleriana ‘Violet Queen’
Supplied in a 9cm pot
A beautiful, stately, summer flowering annual native to South America. The palmate leaves surround a sturdy stem which is topped with terminal racemes of multi-petalled dark purple flowers with long, delicate stamens. Cleome add a tropical touch to any boarder. They are Bee friendly, drought tolerant, prized as a cut flower and a fabulous addition to any garden.
Grow in full sun in any moist but well drained soil
Well drained soil
RHS hardiness rating H2
Plants are supplied in a 9cm pot, with their compost and are similar to the plants seen in pictures 2 and 3. Picture one shows the flowers on a planted specimen and is not the plant for sale.