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Common names:
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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Partial or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Leaves: Evergreen
Other: Leaves are typically gray, gray-green, or white
Flowers: Inconspicuous
Fragrant
Flower Color: Orange
Yellow
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Late winter or early spring
Winter
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Houseplant
Terrariums
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Drought tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Offsets
Containers: Not suitable for containers
Miscellaneous: Epiphytic
Monocarpic

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