Plant of the Month: Felicia Little Sapphire

The Plant of the Month for December is the Felicia amelloides Little Sapphire which  is a  small bushy shrub growing to 50cm with showy blue daisy like flowers with a yellow centre. They are fast growing and easy to grow in well drained soil and full sun. Felicia Little Sapphire make an eye catching display in rockeries, pots, borders and flower beds as they flower for most of the year  and need very little maintenance. You can trim to keep tidy. They will tolerate seaside conditions but will need a moderate watering in hot weather. The Felicia are very attractive to bees and butterflies.