Justicia carnea growing shrub of the genus Justicia also known as Brazilian plume flower, Flamingo flower, Justicia carnea perennial evergreen plant, used as ornamental plant for the flowers, can grow in subtropical, mediterranean or temperate climate and growing in hardiness zone 8-11.
Leaves color green in elliptic shape sometimes with a little twist.
Justicia carnea flower
Flower color red, white or pink in tubular shape that grow on bracts in hive shape.
Justicia carnea for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy VIDEO How to grow Justicia carnea growing and care:
Moist, rich, well drained soil
Plant / Seed / Vegetative reproduction What is the best way to start growing? No Is it necessary to use vegetative reproduction? ? Difficulties or problems when growing: Spring / Summer / Autumn Planting season: ? Pests and diseases: All year Pruning season: Just for design How to prune: 50-100cm, 20-40 inches Size of the plant: Fast growing / Medium growing Growth speed in optimal condition: Average amount of water / Big amount of water Water requirement: Full sun (not if you have very hot summer/ 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? Red, white or pink flowers in tubular shape that grow on bracts in hive shape General information about the flower: Scientific name:
Categories of growing
Autumn Planting, Spring Planting, Summer planting
Light exposure requirements:
Full sun Plants, Part shade Plants, Shade Plants
Climates that the plant can grow:
Mediterranean Climate, Subtropics Climate, Temperate Climate
Growing speed of the plant:
Average growing plants, Fast growing plants
Evergreen, Perennial plant, Shrub
Requirements for watering the plant:
Big amount of water, Regularly water
Hardiness zone 10, Hardiness zone 11, Hardiness zone 8, Hardiness zone 9
Ornamental flower, Ornamental leaves, Ornamental plant
Autumn flowers, Spring flowers, Summer flowers
Pink flower, Red flower, White flower