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Melianthus major

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At a Glance

- Melianthus major
- Blue-grey aromatic foliage
- Red-brown flowers

Plant Information

Melianthus major is a evergreen shrub, This variety has large graceful aromatic blue-grey foliage. In late spring spike like racemes of deep red brown flowers are produced.

Melianthus major can be fanned against a wall. Will need protection from severe frost. AGM.


Genus: Melianthus
Variety: major
Category: Shrub
Reference: melmaj

Height & Spread: Height 2-3m.
Flower Colour: purple
Season of Interest: all year round

Colours and sizes are approximate and are intended as a guideline and may vary according to local conditions


Melianthus major

Melianthus major, Blue-grey aromatic foliage, Red-brown flowers,