Star ClustersEgyptian Starflower
|Scientific Name||Pentas lanceolata|
|Principal Common Name||Star Clusters|
|Common Name(s)||Egyptian Starflower|
|Description||Pentas is a shrubby plant with stems topped with clusters of star-like flowers ranging in color white, pink, lavender and red.|
|General Comments||Pentas should be pruned annually in spring to encourage new growth and heavy flowering.|
|Height Range||2 - 0 FT|
|Spread Range||2 - 0 FT|
|Sunset Zones||23 : 24|
|Leaf Color||Dark Green : Medium Green|
|Flower Color||Lavender : Pink : Red : White|
|Ease of Growing||Average|
|Light Preferences||Sun (minimum 8 hours direct sun) : Light Shade|
|Outstanding Features||Flower : Form|
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