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Alyogyne 'Magic Moments' (Lilac hibiscus 'Magic Moments')

Skill rating
Skill rating
Intermediate
skill rating
Maintenance level
Maintenance level
3 hours care
per year
Ultimate height
Ultimate height
1.5m
Max height
Ultimate spread
Ultimate spread
1.5m
Max spread
Time to maturity
Time to maturity
2-5 years
To maturity

Plant details

Botanical name: Alyogyne 'Magic Moments'

Other names: Lilac hibiscus 'Magic Moments', Alyogyne 'Hutwow'

Genus: Alyogyne Alyogyne

Variety or Cultivar: 'Magic Moments' _ 'Magic Moments' is a compact, bushy, evergreen shrub with finely-divided, bright green leaves and large, funnel-shaped, lilac-blue flowers from late spring into autumn.


Alyogyne 'Magic Moments' is: Evergreen

Flower: Lilac, Blue in Spring; Lilac, Blue in Summer; Blue, Lilac in Autumn

Foliage: Bright-green in All seasons

Habit: Branching, Bushy, Compact

How to care

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Specific pests: Aphids , Scale insects , Thrips Aphids , Scale insects , Thrips

General care

Propagation methods: Semi-ripe cuttings, Softwood cuttings. REGISTER to read more...


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Where to grow

Alyogyne 'Magic Moments' (Lilac hibiscus 'Magic Moments') will reach a height of 1.5m and a spread of 1.5m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses: City, Cottage/Informal, Beds and borders, Containers, Wallside and trellises

Cultivation: Prefers neutral soil but will tolerate any well-drained soil in a sheltered, sunny site. Tolerates short periods of drought once established. Apply a thick, winter mulch in colder areas. Under glass, grow in loam-based or loamless compost in full light.

Soil type: Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)

Soil drainage: Well-drained

Soil pH: Neutral

Light: Full Sun

Aspect: South, West

Exposure: Sheltered

Hardiness: Tender in frost (H3)


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Botanical name: Alyogyne 'Magic Moments'

Other names: Lilac hibiscus 'Magic Moments', Alyogyne 'Hutwow'

Genus: Alyogyne Alyogyne

Variety or Cultivar: 'Magic Moments' _ 'Magic Moments' is a compact, bushy, evergreen shrub with finely-divided, bright green leaves and large, funnel-shaped, lilac-blue flowers from late spring into autumn.


Alyogyne 'Magic Moments' is: Evergreen

Flower: Lilac, Blue in Spring; Lilac, Blue in Summer; Blue, Lilac in Autumn

Foliage: Bright-green in All seasons

Habit: Branching, Bushy, Compact

Watch out for

Specific pests: Aphids , Scale insects , Thrips

General care

Propagation methods: Semi-ripe cuttings, Softwood cuttings. REGISTER to read more...


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Alyogyne 'Magic Moments' (Lilac hibiscus 'Magic Moments') will reach a height of 1.5m and a spread of 1.5m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses: City, Cottage/Informal, Beds and borders, Containers, Wallside and trellises

Cultivation: Prefers neutral soil but will tolerate any well-drained soil in a sheltered, sunny site. Tolerates short periods of drought once established. Apply a thick, winter mulch in colder areas. Under glass, grow in loam-based or loamless compost in full light.

Soil type: Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)

Soil drainage: Well-drained

Soil pH: Neutral

Light: Full Sun

Aspect: South, West

Exposure: Sheltered

Hardiness: Tender in frost (H3)


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