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Nemesia PENHOW® CHERRY™ Cherry Blue

Nemesia hybrida

The Nemesia PENHOW® CHERRY™ Collection has elegant large bi-color flowers, blooming profusely from early spring. Compact rounded habit. Ideal for 4″ pots & early season containers & baskets. Ultimately 4″ x 4″.These will be a lovely addition as a specimen or mixed planting in a container or in the landscape in a border.

Nemesia ‘Cherry Blue’ – Elegant soft blue flowers, blooming profusely from early spring.

Origin: United Kingdom

Description / Plant Notes:

  • USDA Zone 9 (20°F or -6°C)
  • Compact rounded habit
  • Ideal for early season promotional work in 4″ & 6″ containers


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: Deep Purple, White
Foliage Colors: Green
Light Levels: Full-Sun
Growth Habit: Compact-mounded
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:
Nemesia PENHOW® CHERRY™ Cherry Red