Clerodendrum ugandense

Sky Blue Flowers Shaped Like Butterflies

Sold Out
You are purchasing a small potted plant 35 cm tall

Fabulous Shrub particularly well suited to tropical cottage style gardens.

Clerodendrum ugandense ‚Äčis also know as Blue Butterfly Bush becuase of it's unsual blue flowers. Originally from tropical Africa it has been in cultivation for 100 years but is regaining popularity because it is fast growing, relatively pest free and has such unusual flowers. 

Prune to maintain it's shape or alternatively it makes a good sprwling shrub for screening. Does best in a frost free climate but will grow back from the roots in light frost areas.


Growing Conditions Well drained rich soil, prefers frost free full sun to part shade depending on climate.
Flowering Season Flowers through summer and autumn
Max Size best to prune to shape
Origin tropical africa
Temperature tropical to warm temperate

Give us feedback on your experiences growing this plant. Please include where in Australia you live.

Help other El Arish Tropical Exotics users shop smarter by writing reviews for products you have purchased.

Write a product review

More From This Category

Medinilla magnifica

Medinilla magnifica


27% OFF RRP $75.00
Pseuderanthemum "Stainless Steel"
6% OFF RRP $15.50
Crinum procerum  "Queen Emma"

Crinum procerum "Queen Emma"

Now $20.00

43% OFF RRP $35.00
Graptophyllum pictum

Graptophyllum pictum


Phyllodium pulchellum

Phyllodium pulchellum


10% OFF RRP $25.00
Pseuderanthemum atropurpureum

Pseuderanthemum atropurpureum


6% OFF RRP $15.50
Rothmannia longiflora

Rothmannia longiflora