False Mexican Heather (Cuphea hyssopyfolia)
Mexican Heather is an excellent accent plant in flowers beds, gardens and containers. A reliable evergreen, Cuphea hyssopyfolia gets along well in mixed plantings with other flowering plants and can be used as a border plant or even small hedge.
The False Mexican Heather loves to be planted in well prepared garden soil and that has good drainage. They look the best in bright locations with protection from the hottest sun in the summer.
Small evergreen shrub
Covered in tiny light purple flowers in spring and fall
Excellent in planters and beds
Use in borders and rock gardens