The common name for tropical shrub Barleria cristata ‘Variegata’ is ‘Philippine Violet”. The oval leaves are green and this variety is mottled with creamy white. It is an upright shrub and blooms in the summer with lovely blue flowers. Plant it in the tropical garden or as a summer bedding plant for the blue flowers.
Care of Barleria cristata ‘Variegata’
Sun to partial shade, temp. 40 to 100 degrees, 36 to 48 in. tall, allow getting slightly dry between watering.