COMMON NAME- Golden Dewdrops, Nilkanta, Samban-Lei, Mana Arangba, Duranta Erecta, Tears Of Departure, Brazilian Sky Flower, Forget Me Not Bush, Golden Tears, Pigeon Berry, Sheena’s Gold, Geisha Girl
The plant is used as hedge plant. Some gardeners make beautiful figures by careful cutting of this plant. This plant is almost maintenance free. If you give sufficient water and fertiliser, it shows more vibrant and bright green colours. It’s a long life plant. But ensure proper drainage for longevity of plant’s life. Even if you don’t give fertiliser, it shows satisfactory growth. The plant is drought resistant.
It can become a tree of 9-10 feet, if we do not prune regularly
Likes sunlight, it can grow well in diffused sunlight also.
It can tolerate temperature upto 490 C
It blooms small blue flowers which result yellow coloured pretty seeds ball before rainy season