Solanum laciniatum

Kangaroo Apple

Family: Solanaceae Nightshade

Type Perennial
USDA Hardiness range 9A - 11
Exposure Partial shade to full sun
Bloom color Blue, purple
Bloom time Mid Spring to Late Summer
Water needs Moist
Landscape uses Alpine garden, border, hedge, screen, specimen
Height 10' to 12' / 3.00m to 3.60m
Spread 6' to 8' / 1.80m to 2.40m
Growth rate Moderate
Persistence Evergreen, broadleaf
Leaf color Green
Fruit color Orange
Soil type Sandy, clay, loamy
Form Upright or erect