Exacum
Exacum
 

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 2 days
Light preferences Prefers bright light but not direct sun
Temperature preference Prefers warm constant temperatures through the whole year (average around 22 °C).
pH range 5.5 - 7.5
Acidity preference is not very pH sensitive
Toxicity not poisonous

Origin

Climate savanne

Photo

Names

Family Gentianaceae

Characteristics

Growth form herb
Hardiness USDA 9 (plant tolerates a minimum temperature of -7°C)
Flowering true
Flower color
  • blue
  • lilac
  • pink
  • purple
  • violet
  • yellow
Leaf color
  • green