Calandrinia ciliata

Calandrinia ciliata growing herbaceous of the genus Calandrinia also known as Fringed redmaids, Calandrinia ciliata annual used as ornamental plant, can grow in mediterranean, desert, subtropics or temperate climate.

Leaves color green the shape of the leaf linear shape, leaves grow in rosette growth around stem.

Calandrinia ciliate flower

Flower color purple grows in the end of the stem with five petals.

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Requirements for Calandrinia ciliate growing and care:

Well drained soil

What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seed / Vegetative Reproduction

Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?
No, but easy to do so

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Pruning season:
All season

How to prune:
Just for design and infected leaves, mostly not recommend to prune

Size of the plant?
20-40 cm (more or less 1 ft)

Growth speed in optimal condition:
Medium growing / Fast growing

Water requirement:
Small amount of water

Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Sun / Half Shade

Is it possible to grow as houseplant?

Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:

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Bloom season:
Spring / Summer

General information about the flower
Purple flowers grows in the end of the stem with five petals.

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