PlantsCallisia→Variegated Basket Plant (Callisia fragrans 'Melnikoff')

Common names:
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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 9b -3.9 °C (25 °F) to -1.1 °C (30 °F)
Plant Height: 12 inches to 18 inches
Leaves: Evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: White
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Late winter or early spring
Late spring or early summer
Underground structures: Taproot
Suitable Locations: Houseplant
Uses: Groundcover
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Stolons and runners
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon
Suitable for hanging baskets
Needs excellent drainage in pots


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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Show your pretty variegated foliage! by plantladylin Jan 18, 2022 1:39 PM 259
Green Wandering Jew? by ljones26 Sep 27, 2018 4:29 PM 21
Show off your houseplants!! by radishgirl Jan 8, 2022 6:39 PM 270
Ideas for Spill Pots by IbisFla Apr 23, 2016 8:48 PM 38
Look what I have by Cinta Feb 12, 2017 7:44 AM 70
Callisia fragrans by Cinta Nov 4, 2018 12:00 PM 24

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