It grows well in warm subtropical gardens. But can also flourish in colder climates, able to endure light frost. During colder months it will become deciduous. If you're unable to grow outside in the landscape, you can achieve success by growing the plant, in a pot. This makes it easy to move plants indoors when temperatures drop.
- Light Needs: Full sun or Partial Shade
- Watering Needs: keep the soil moist. Try to avoid drying of the soil.
Originating from Brazil, Brunfelsia grows in light woodland and thickets. It can reach up to 10 feet and can spread up to 12 feet. When grown in the landscape Yesterday Today and Tomorrow is grown more a small shrub or bush. It's grown mainly to its fragrant, sweet smelling flowers. In fact, the species Brunfelsia pauciflora - the species name, "bonodora," in Latin, means 'sweet-smelling'. Plant Brunfelsia close to you home, deck or patio to enjoy the flowers and fragrance!