Blue Tongue flower bright purple and stunning

Blue Tongue flower bright purple and stunning

Blue tongue flowers

Blue tongue flowers

Blue Tongue For Sale (Size: Medium)  (Grown from Seed)

Blue Tongue For Sale (Size: Medium) (Grown from Seed)

Blue Tongue For Sale (Size: Small)  (Grown from Seed)

Blue Tongue For Sale (Size: Small) (Grown from Seed)

Leaf of the Blue Tongue

Leaf of the Blue Tongue

Blue Tongue- White Flower

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Rare white flower form of this widespread native, very attractive bushy shrub with dark green leaves and sweet, edible blue-black berries. Its scientific name Melastoma, means black (mela) tongue (stoma). Often confused with the exotic Asian Melastoma, which has five leaf veins, plus the two fine intramarginal vein is included. Native Melastoma only has 3, plus 2 fine intramarginal veins. Very hardy. White flower form in stock for a short period only. Normally, large pink to mauve flowers over many months.
Other Names: Melastoma malabathricum,Native Lasiandra

$18.75 ($4.90-$18.75 choose a size)

Specifications of Blue Tongue- White Flower

Preferred Climate SubtropicalLearn About Climate Zones

Grown From SeedlingLearn About Propagation Methods

Max Height (when in the ground with good conditions) 2-5m

Plants required to Pollinate 1 (Self Pollinating)Learn about Pollination

Can it Handle Frosts? Yes

Amount of leaves in Winter? All Leaves (Evergreen)

Quarantine Restrictions to these Areas WA

Suitability in Pots Yes

Water Requirements Moderate Watering

Is it a Dwarf Fruit Tree? Can be pruned to 2m

Time to Fruit/Flower/Harvest 2-3 Years

Sun or Shade Full (Sun:80%-100%)

Preferred Soil Type Good Drainage

Soil pH Neutral (6.6-7.3pH)

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