Sapphire Flower
Browallia speciosa

Care advice

Watering guidelines The soil should be kept countinously moist.
Fertilizer suggestions Use Flower fertilizer (e.g. N8-P12-K6).
Mist requirements Mist every 4 days
Light preferences Prefers bright light but not direct sun
Temperature preference Prefers tepid constant temperatures through the whole year (average under 20 °C).
pH range 6.1 - 7.8
Acidity preference is not very pH sensitive
Toxicity poisonous


Climate tropical rainforest



Other common names American Bush Violet, Amethyst Flower
Family Solanaceae


Growth form subshrub
Hardiness USDA 11 (plant tolerates a minimum temperature of 4°C)
Flowering true
Flower color
  • blue
  • magenta
  • purple
  • violet
  • white
Leaf color
  • green