General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Leaves: Variegated
Fruit: Other: Round, brown mature pod containing numerous sticky seeds.
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
Purple
Red
White
Flower Time: Spring
Summer
Fall
Winter
Other: Different species bloom at different times of year.
Underground structures: Tuber
Suitable Locations: Houseplant
Terrariums
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots

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Common names
  • Sowbread
  • Swinebread

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thomas From February 15, 2016 to March 20, 2016 Bloomed
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