Plants, Weird and unusual, Common and underutilized,
Mail order, flat rate of €12.50 throughout Ireland,
One of the only plants to produce its flowers from the centre of its leaves.
Unusual, evergreen shrub, Grows to 1.2m with dark green foliage emerging maroon
Flowers are little purple-white bubbles sitting in the leaf centers, appearing in spring and, occasionally again in fall. Best in light shade and well-drained soil. A colorful addition to the woodland garden.