Lofos® the compact Lophospermum
This unique, premium item is easy to grow and care for and should attract interest at retail. Plants are self-branching and self-cleaning. As an added benefit, Lofos® are naturally resistant to disease and insects.
Fast & compact trailing growth
This marvellous vine continues to bloom throughout the season until the first frost. Lofos® is ideal for creating spectacular hanging baskets and window boxes. Lofos® has generally triangular foliage and plants produce tubular to funnel-shaped flowers in shades of white and purple. Lofos® is self-cleaning and requires little water, making it a low-maintenance plant perfect for the modern consumer.
The Lofos® Compact varieties are a new style of Lofos®. The original Lophospermum varieties have a vigorous trailing and climbing habit, while the Lofos® Compact range are compact and well branched. Available in two lovely colours, Compact Pink and Compact White, these new Lofos® varieties can freshen up any garden or balcony.
Lofos® Compact is a form of Lophospermum and is an excellent hanging or climbing plant. It is very vigorous and will bloom throughout the growing season. Blooms will just drop off when they have finished and this makes the plant self-cleaning, the foliage color is green. To make the plant climb some training will be necessary.
Keep slightly dry but do not let it wilt. Constant feed with a complete water-soluble fertilizer. Pinch the plant, early in its life to get good shape and habit.
Lofos® are ideal for hanging baskets, 1-gallon and 5-gallon containers.
Trailing. Length 1-2 feet from top to bottom.
Let it trail as far as it wants for continuous flowering.