Ruellia devosiana

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Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Partial Shade to Full Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 10b +1.7 °C (35 °F) to +4.4 °C (40 °F)
Plant Height: 6 to 12 inches
Plant Spread: 6 to 12 inches
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Evergreen
Other: green upper with white vein markings, purple reverse.
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Lavender
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
Summer
Uses: Groundcover
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots

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Red flower in the rainforest.. by bonitin Nov 1, 2011 12:50 AM 11

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