American Water-Willow (Justicia americana)

Common names:
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Botanical names:
Justicia americana Accepted
Dianthera americana Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Plant Height: to 3 feet
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Bi-Color: White with purple streaks
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Underground structures: Rhizome
Suitable Locations: Bog gardening
Wildlife Attractant: Butterflies

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What is blooming in your pond? by Carolyn22 Oct 25, 2017 7:02 PM 302
American water-willow (Justicia americana) by gardengus Aug 3, 2011 2:32 PM 3

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