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Coleonema pulchellum ‘Sunset Gold’

 

Breath of Heaven

ParentsUnknownGenus is not in the current taxonomy
GenusColeonema
Speciespulchellum
Cultivar‘Sunset Gold’

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The genus Coleonema translates from Greek to “threadlike sheath;” pulchellum is Latin for “beautiful.” The natural plant is native to South Africa. This cultivar is not found in the wild.

Identification: These shrubs are 24-48" (60-121 cm) around, with soft, aromatic, yellow-green evergreen leaves. Abundant pink flowers, each ¼" (6.3 mm) in diameter, with five petals, appear from mid winter to late spring.

Online References:

Coleonema pulchellum ‘Sunset Gold’ at the University of California Marin Master Gardeners

Coleonema pulchellum ‘Sunset Gold’ at Liddle Wonder

Coleonema pulchellum ‘Sunset Gold’ at San Marcos Growers

Coleonema pulchellum ‘Sunset Gold’ at Gardensoft

Coleonema pulchellum ‘Sunset Gold’ description by Thomas H. Kent, last updated 15 Oct 2013.

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Coleonema pulchellum (Breath of Heaven)

4/6/2011 · Howard Peters Rawlings Conservatory & Botanic Gardens, Druid Hill Park, Baltimore, MD
≈ 16 × 24" (41 × 62 cm)

Coleonema pulchellum (Breath of Heaven)

4/6/2011 · Howard Peters Rawlings Conservatory & Botanic Gardens, Druid Hill Park, Baltimore, MD
≈ 14 × 21" (34 × 52 cm)

Range: Zones 9-11:

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