Callisia cordifolia

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 8b -9.4 °C (15 °F) to -6.7 °C (20 °F)
Plant Height: under 6 inches
Plant Spread: indefinite
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Other: Green on the underside
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: White
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Fall
Suitable Locations: Houseplant
Uses: Erosion control
Groundcover
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Containers: Suitable for hanging baskets
Needs excellent drainage in pots

Image

This plant is tagged in:
Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image

Comments:
Posted by purpleinopp (Opp, AL 🌵🌷⚘🌹🌻 - Zone 8b) on Sep 2, 2014 12:27 PM

Often confused with Callisia repens, but the reliable and obvious blooms are a major distinction.

[ Reply to this comment | Give a thumbs up ]

Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Callisia cordifolia by Rica47 Aug 12, 2018 8:33 AM 1
What plant is this by Learnmygarden Feb 4, 2018 7:54 AM 4
Small plants that grow fast by MasonatorRobloxxer Jan 18, 2017 6:16 AM 3
Id.plant.please by AnaPatricia Jul 16, 2016 9:18 PM 14
Plant identity please by Leo7128 Jul 8, 2016 2:36 PM 2
Is there such a thing as a tropical ground cover? by Kabby Oct 11, 2015 9:31 AM 31
fear from hanging baskets by davidsevit Sep 25, 2015 9:06 AM 6
Worried about this plant by Fmwynd Oct 10, 2015 10:34 AM 10
Lawn plants other than grass by purpleinopp Aug 25, 2015 1:08 PM 23
The migration back to outside is complete. by purpleinopp Aug 10, 2015 10:14 AM 40
What is name of this plant by Kiss161 Jan 22, 2015 4:13 PM 11

« Add a new plant to the database

« The Plants Database Front Page

Today's site banner is by rocklady and is called "Fringe Tree"