|Plumbago auriculata can take the form of a mounding evergreen shrub, or with support, a 12 foot tall, climbing vine. Foliage is a fresh, light green, white to blue flowers are 1 inch wide, in clusters like phlox. Blooms from spring to fall, longer in frost-free areas. Prefers full sun and good drainage. If damaged by frost it will recover; prune off blackened foliage. Excellent for banks, fences, exposed wall, or hedge. Somewhat salt tolerant.