|1. Pentas lanceolata 'Light Purple'|
They brighten up my garden and the pretty little flowers attract butterflies and bees.
|2. Pentas lanceolata 'Pink'|
|3. Pentas lanceolata 'Carnea'|
(Annual in cool climates, perennial tendency in Malaysia and warmer zones)
Origin: Tropical Africa to Arabia
"Lanceolata" refers to the plant's lance-shaped leaves.
|4. Pale Pink|
|5. Pentas lanceolata 'Alba' - white|
|6. Purple, double flowers pentas|
The flowers seem to always remain half opened.
|7. Pentas Bush|
The above is a penta bush planted at the rooftop Secret Garden of 1-Utama.
Pentas can be grown in a container or on the ground in flower beds, borders.
They are also suitable as ground covers and along slopes.
|8. Multicolour Pentas|
This is my post for Fertilizer Friday hosted by Glenda of Tootsie Time.