Ruellia squarrosa
WATER BLUEBELL
Acanthaceae

 
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Plant type: evergreen rhizomatous soft-wooded perennial

Hardiness zones: 10-13

Sunlight: warm low sun to dappled light

Soil Moisture: dry between watering to aquatic

Soil: ordinary soil, enriched soil, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline
0.6m
Plant habit
 
0.6m

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Origins: Mexico

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Ruellia squarrosa
WATER BLUEBELL
Acanthaceae

 

  Plant type: evergreen rhizomatous soft-wooded perennial

Hardiness zones: 10-13

Sunlight: warm low sun to dappled light

Soil Moisture: dry between watering to aquatic

Soil: ordinary soil, enriched soil, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline
0.6m
Plant habit
 
0.6m

FEATURES

Flowers: crimson

Flowering Time: early summer to late summer


DESIGN

Garden Styles: suits mediterranean & tropical designs

Uses: mass planting

Growth rate: average

Maintenance Level: average

Skill Level: average






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