Purple Scimitars (Tripogandra serrulata)

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Partial or Dappled Shade
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Fall
Late fall or early winter
Suitable Locations: Houseplant
Uses: Groundcover
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Containers: Suitable for hanging baskets
Needs excellent drainage in pots


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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Southeast Months in Bloom - October & November 2017 by Seedfork Nov 29, 2017 6:42 PM 7
Plants that die in your care by Cinta Jan 1, 2017 2:55 PM 40
Southeast Month in Bloom - August 2016 by Danita Aug 30, 2016 4:43 PM 29
I threw it all in this big pot. by purpleinopp Aug 28, 2016 9:08 AM 36
What are your successes? by piksihk Aug 24, 2016 3:42 PM 120
Shade plants are on summer vacation. by purpleinopp Jun 2, 2017 2:12 PM 109
blooming succulents by tarev Aug 9, 2020 3:19 PM 2,473

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