Synonyms: Callisia rosea, Callisia ornata, Callisia cordifolia
Life Span: short-lived perennial
Size: Height: 0.5 - 1 ft Width: 0.5 ft
Flower Color: pink,purple
Phenology: winter dormant
Noted for: Showy flowers
Recommended Uses: Small specimen flower or, en-masse, as a limited area groundcover. Flowers are produced in the morning and close by early afternoon.
Propagation: Division of clumps. Seed.
Availability: Seed, Friends
Salt Tolerance: Not salt tolerant
Soil or other substrate: Sand
Soil pH Range: Acidic
Native Habitats: Dry sites.
Distribution and Planting Zones
Natural Range in Florida
USDA zones are based on minimum winter temperatures
Suitable to grow in: