Polygala 'Purple Passion'

Polygala 'Purple Passion' - Plant

Polygala chamaebuxus ’Purple Passion’  
Bring colour and fragrance to your garden! The beautiful Polygala (Milkwort) ‘Purple Passion’ will really liven up your beds and borders. This hardy plant brings a veritable ocean of purple-pink flowers with bright yellow cups during its flowering season of March through to May - an enchantingly lovely sight to behold. This plant has a wide reach and grows to around 20 cm high, making it the ideal ground cover. Will also look terrific in pots and planters on your patio. Polygala is hardy to -25 centigrade and smells just delicious.
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You can plant Polygala (Milkwort) ‘Purple Passion’ in the ground immediately after receiving it. Prepare a hole in neutral, well-drained soil - improve heavy garden soil by mixing in some sharp sand. Plant Polygala (Milkwort) ‘Purple Passion’ at the appropriate depth - the top of the root ball should be just slightly below ground level. Fill the hole and heel well in. Water immediately after planting. Polygala (Milkwort) ‘Purple Passion’ thrives best in a spot with full sun or part shade, in loose, permeable soil.

Polygala (Milkwort) ‘Purple Passion’ is great for the garden

The sturdy Polygala (Milkwort) ‘Purple Passion’ is an ideal plant for the garden. This evergreen plant requires minimal maintenance; it blooms from April to June with charming flowers. Looks lovely hanging over a low wall or planted in the rockery. It is also looks cute in a large flower pot or planter.

Polygala is classified apart under Polygalaceae.

Polygala (Milkwort) ‘Purple Passion’ is an easy-to-grow evergreen perennial which can thrive almost anywhere. Be sure to prevent the soil around its roots from drying out.
Do not fertilise this plant – it will not be appreciated.
Regularly cut off the faded flower stems to encourage a good growth. Soon, new shoots will start growing. In the winter, protect this plant from frost by covering it with a layer of leaf litter.


Full sun
Partial shade
Growth height: 20 cm