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Nemesia PENHOW® AROMA YELLOWS™ ’Banana Split’

Nemesia hybrida

Plant Description / Notes


  • USDA Zone 9 (20°F or -6°C)
  • First saturated yellow & pure white bicolor flowers
  • Large flowers with heartwarming sunshine-yellow lower petals contrast well with the pure white upper petals
  • Long blooming season, with small dark green foliage
  • Compact rounded habit, ultimately 6″ x 6″
  • Ideal for 4″ pots, early-season containers and baskets


PK Sheet
USDA Zone: 9 - 11
Height: 4 to 6-inches
10 to 15-centimeters
Spread: 4 to 6-inches
10 to 15-centimeters
Seasons: Early Spring, Spring, Late Spring, Early Summer, Summer, Autumn
Flower Colors: White, Yellow
Foliage Colors: Dark Green
Light Levels: Full-Sun
Growth Habit: Compact-rounded
Usage: Container Gardens, Containers, Garden border, Mass landscape planting, Pots
Origin: United Kingdom

Grower Culture

Media: Well-draining media
Crop Timing from Rooted Liners:
4-inch: 6 to 8-weeks with 1 ppp
1-gallon: 10 to 12-weeks with 1 ppp
Other Varieties
in the Collection:
Diascia PENHOW® Little Dancer
Diascia PENHOW® Little Dazzler
Diascia PENHOW® Little Dreamer
Diascia PENHOW® Little Drifter
Nemesia PENHOW® AROMA YELLOWS™ ‘Plums & Custard’
Nemesia PENHOW® AROMA YELLOWS™ ’Rhubarb & Custard’
Achillea PENHOW® ‘Heartthrob’