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Torenia 'Yellow Moon'

Family Name: Linderniaceae
Full Sun: 6-8h Semi-Shade Lots of Water Moderate Water Ornamental Flowers Herbaceous

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Classifications and Characteristics

Plant Growth Form Herbaceous Plant

Biogeography

Native Habitat Terrestrial
Preferred Climate Zone Tropical, Sub-Tropical / Monsoonal

Description and Ethnobotany

Growth Form Compact, semi-trailing herb to about 15cm in height
Flowers Flowers yellow with purple throat

Landscaping Features

Desirable Plant Features Ornamental Flowers
Plant & Rootzone Preference - Tolerance Moist Soils, Fertile Loamy Soils, Easy to Grow
Landscape Uses Small Gardens, Container Planting

Fauna, Pollination and Dispersal

Pollination Method(s) Biotic (Fauna)

Plant Care and Propagation

Light Preference Full Sun, Semi-Shade
Water Preference Lots of Water, Moderate Water
Pest(s) Sucking Insects
Propagation Method Seed

Foliar

Foliage Retention Evergreen
Mature Foliage Colour(s) Green

Floral (Angiosperm)

Flower Colour(s) Yellow / Golden, Purple
Flower Texture(s) Thin

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Master ID 32434
Species ID 6846
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Species record last updated on: 20 April 2020.
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