Belonging to the Brunfelsia (Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow) genus, Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow has a botanical name of Brunfelsia pauciflora. The botanical name epithet pauciflora means 'few-flowered'.
Small shrub suitable for the conservatory or greenhouse in cooler climates. It has a compact habit with woody stems. It is grown for its flowers that fade from purple to almost white over three daysBlooms appear in these approximate colours: Dark pastel purple and Bright lavender and White smoke. When mature, blooms are roughly 4.0 cm (that's 1.56 inches in imperial) in diameter.The mature flowers take a single form, with an approximate petal count of 5. Leaves appear approximately as a Forest green (web) and Lime Green colour. It is a flowering non-edible houseplant / flower that typically grows as an evergreen, which is defined as a plant that retains leaves throughout the year. Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow is known for its bushy habit and growing to a height of approximately 2.00 metres (6.50 feet). This plant tends to bloom in early spring.
Brazil is believed to be where Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow originates from.
Being a fairly low maintenance plant, Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow is normally quite easy to grow provided a minimum level of care is given throughout the year. It will be helpful to note the correct soil, sun and water needs of this plant to ensure that this plant thrives.
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Slow growing. Dislikes full sun and is relatively pest free. Spray foliage with water to increase humidity during active growth periods
Can be started from soft wood cuttings
Needs light for germination. Used well drained compost, germination slow and irregularSoil temperature should be kept higher than 20°C / 68°F to ensure good germination.
Pot on when the roots are seen at the bottom of the pot. Ericaceous compost with a little added vermiculite for drainage
Can be grown outside in sunny frost free position
These plants have been known to grow well alongside Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow so consider planting:
These plants will not grow well with Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow so avoid planting these within close proximity:
These problems, diseases and pests are known to affect Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow plants:
Spider mite if allowed to become too dry
Yesterday Today Tomorrow describes the colour fading and changing, although each bloom lasts more than three days!
Brunfelsia pauciflora (Cham. & Schltdl.) Benth. var. calycina (Benth.) J.A. Schmidt
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