Twist of Pink™ Variegated Oleander

Oleander nerium 'Planst'

This flashy variegated Oleander is perfect for almost any location. Its deep pink blooms and creamy white variegated foliage plus its resistance to drought, heat and salt make it the perfect accent for a more aggressive climate.

Bloom/Feature

Deep pink blooms in summer

Plant Type

Shrubs

Evergreen or Deciduous

Evergreen

USDA Zones

8, 9, 10

Zone Detail

10°F to 20°F

Key Features

Drought Tolerance, Heat Tolerance, Salt Tolerance

Flowering Season

Summer

Use

Accent, Container, Hedge, Mass Planting, Slope

Exposure

Full Sun

Water

Low

Soil Type

Tolerates most native soils

Fertilizer

Yearly in early spring

Dimensions

6-8'H x 6-8'W

Pruning

Shape in early spring before first flush

Planting Instructions

  • water before planting
  • plant in Full Sun
  • dig hole 3X the width of pot,
  • backfill and plant 1"-2" above soil level
  • water and add more soil if needed
  • mulch plants