Plant Information

Cuphea Rob's Mauve (False Heather)

Cuphea Rob's Mauve (False Heather)

Dainty, mauve pink flowers are produced throughout the year on glossy, lance-shaped, green foliage with a densely branched, compact habit.


Evergreen. Long flowering period. Attracts bees and butterflies. Coastal, heat, dry and light frost tolerant once established.


Great for edging, rockeries, borders, containers and gardens.


Plant in well drained, fertile soil in a sunny position.

Care & Height:

Height to 40cm and width to 40cm. Lightly trim occasionally to maintain shape and encourage new growth. Protect from heavy frosts.

This plant appears in the following categories;
Flowers, Containers, Foliage Feature, Coastal, Part sun/shade, Full sun,