Plants, Weird and unusual, Common and underutilized,
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Cestrum X newellii 'Scarlet cluster'
More or less evergreen, half hardy, Medium size shrub with hairy, bronze flushed, velvet textured leaves. Dense clusters of tubular, crimson-red fuchsia like flowers; Summer & Autumn. For a sheltered garden in very well drained soil. can be grown in a large pot and brought indoors during colder weather, Best in full sun. 2.5x2.0m. prune late Autumn at the end of the flowering season