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

Origin

Climate tropical rainforest

Photo

Names

Other common names American Bush Violet, Amethyst Flower
Family Solanaceae

Characteristics

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