Purple ornamental cotton is a showstopper. It bears rich purple heart-shape leaves and delicate hibiscuslike flowers in a soft, creamy pink color. If pollinated, the plant will develop purple cotton bolls filled with white cotton.
_Gossypium_ can be tricky to find in garden centers, but if you do, grab it and give it a try! It's a heat-loving plant that thrives in full sun and rich soil.
- Plant Type:
- Plant Height:
- 2-5 feet tall
- Plant Width:
- 2-4 feet wide
- Landscape Uses:
- Containers,Beds & Borders
- Special Features:
- Flowers,Attractive Foliage,Easy to Grow
Opposites often look great together, so silvery dusty miller is the perfect accent to cotton's dark leaves.Fountaingrass
Purple fountaingrass creates a wonderful textural contrast without mixing colors.Spider Flower
Accent cotton's bold form with the delicate texture of spider flower. All varieties shine against cotton's rich purple foliage.
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