Dwarf Mussaenda or White Wing, is the perfect plant for borders and butterfly gardens. Its delicate appearance is an easy-care addition to gardens that are in full sun or in partial sun during the hottest parts of the day. Dwarf mussaenda flowers throughout the year, giving butterflies and other pollinators a consistent feast of nectar.
Plant in well-drained soil. Water daily when planted in the landscape until established. Water thoroughly, but do not soak. Water as needed after established. Fertilize during the growing season with a well-balanced fertilizer for landscape plants. Follow the directions on the product label for frequency and strength. White wing prefers slightly acidic to neutral soil.
Note: These plants are grown for decorative purposes and are not intended for human or animal consumption
Outstanding Features: Delicate, creamy-yellow flowers flanked by two off-white bracts
Water daily until established and then as needed.
9 and above
Well-balanced fertilizer throughout the growing season
Full sun to part shade
2-3 feet tall and about as wide
In zones 8 and lower, use as a container plant or as an annual in the landscape
Ti plant, croton, mandevilla