Water Wise Plants
Petite Butterfly Sweet-Pea Shrub
2 ft. to 3 ft. wide and tall
Moderate: water weekly until the root ball is wet
Full to half sun
Maintenance- Design- Planting Tips
Cut back Polygala to about 10 inches above the ground in late winter to maintain its compact shape.
Sunset recommends providing regular water for Polygala. We are currently trialing this plant to see if it can survive in a low water garden. Several Master Gardeners have not found Polygala fruticosa to be long-lived in their home gardens.