Author 'Nicoledesplat' (Id 184406 ) : The 'Tibouchina Urvilleana' is a shrub whose leaves of emerald green light, turns orange-red in the fall.
Its flower is a satin violet purple bright which is also called a flower spider.
Only one small drawback, its stems are very brittle.
This plant of Brazilian origin flowers with us in the Fall, Winter and resists cold down to -5°C. (Photo Feast Plant - St Jean De Beauregard).