Porcupine Flower (Barleria prionitis)

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 10a -1.1 °C (30 °F) to +1.7 °C (35 °F)
Plant Height: 2 - 6 feet
Fruit: Pops open explosively when ripe
Other: 1/4 inch sharply pointed, beaked capsules, each containing 2 large flattened, densly hairy seeds.
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Yellow
Other: Golden-orange.
Bloom Size: 1"-2"
Uses: Will Naturalize
Wildlife Attractant: Butterflies
Miscellaneous: Thorned


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