small plant I just purchased- no spots!
part of potted plant, southern California
winter flower, southern California
potted plant showing nice coloration during winter, and blooming, too
plant grows well in all landscape situations I have tried it in so far.
nice winter color, southern CAlifornia
This entire plant is the consistency of melting snow, after a freeze of 27F last week... every A congolensis in the yard was similarly mushed... wimpy species!
large plant in photos above (including one showing cold damage) 2 years later- basically died back to roots... but obviously recovered!
same pot 2 years later
and same plant 2012... starting to grow out of pot and reach the ground
private garden in southern California blooming in May
Photo courtesy of Ken Blackford. Copyright Ken Blackford. San Diego, Ca,