Exacum affine growing herbaceous subshrub of the genus Exacum affine also known as Persian violet, Exacum affine perennial evergreen or annual plant, used as ornamental plant with fragrant flower and as ground cover, can grow in mediterranean, desert, subtropical, temperate, tropic climate or as house plant and growing in hardiness zone 10+ as short perennial or 6+ as annual.
Leaves color green glossy in oval shape.
Exacum affine flower
Flower color purple, pink, blue, white with yellow stamens, flower with 5 petals.
Exacum affine for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy VIDEO How to grow Exacum affine growing and care:
Moist soil, rich soil
Plant / Seed / Vegetative reproduction What is the best way to start growing? No Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction? Invasive Difficulties or problems when growing: Spring (as annual)/ Spring, summer, autumn (as perennial) Planting season: Aphids, spider mites, slugs Pests and diseases: All year Pruning season: Dead parts How to prune: 10-20cm, 4-8 inches Size of the plant: Fast growing / Medium growing Growth speed in optimal condition: Average amount of water / Big amount of water Water requirement: Half shade / Full shade Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: Yes Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant? Yes Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: Blooming information Spring / Summer / Autumn Bloom season? Purple, pink, blue, white with yellow stamens, flower with 5 petals General information about the flower: Scientific name:
Categories of growing
Autumn Planting, Spring Planting, Summer planting
Light exposure requirements:
Part shade Plants, Shade Plants
Climates that the plant can grow:
Desert Climate, Mediterranean Climate, Subtropics Climate, Temperate Climate, Tropics Climate
Growing speed of the plant:
Average growing plants, Fast growing plants
Annual plant, Evergreen, Perennial plant, Subshrub
Fragrance, Ground cover plants, Indoor plants, Ornamental plants
Requirements for watering the plant:
Big amount of water, Regularly water
Hardiness zone 10, Hardiness zone 11, Hardiness zone 12, Hardiness zone 13, Hardiness zone 6, Hardiness zone 7, Hardiness zone 8, Hardiness zone 9
Ornamental flower, Ornamental leaves, Ornamental plant
Autumn flowers, Spring flowers, Summer flowers
Blue flower, Pink flower, Purple flower, White flower