Painted Tongue (Salpiglossis sinuata 'Royale Purple Bicolor')

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Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 9b -3.9 °C (25 °F) to -1.1 °C (30 °F)
Plant Height: 12 to 16 inches
Plant Spread: 8 to 12 inches
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Purple
Other: With golden-yellow veining and markings.
Bloom Size: 2"-3"
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Fall
Underground structures: Taproot
Uses: Cut Flower
Suitable as Annual
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots

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