Pentas lanceolata

Pentas lanceolata growing shrub‎ or herbaceous of the genus Pentas also known as Penta flower or Pentas plant, Pentas lanceolata perennial evergreen or in cooler climate deciduous in temperate climate grow as annual the plant used as ornamental plant, can grow in subtropics mediterranean or temperate climate.

Leaves color green to light green in elliptic shape.

Flower color can be: red, white, pink or purple, the flower are small 1-2 cm and grow in inflorescence of more than 20 flowers, the flowers attract butterfly.

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Pentas lanceolata
Pentas lanceolata flower
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Requirements for growing Pentas lanceolata:
Well-drained soil, rich soil

What is the best way to start growing Pentas lanceolata:
Plant / Seed / Vegetative Reproduction

Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction in Pentas lanceolata?
No

Difficulties/Problems with growing Pentas lanceolata:
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When is the best time to plant a Pentas lanceolata shrub:
Spring / Summer

Pests and diseases in Pentas lanceolata:
Aphids

When is the best time to prune a Pentas lanceolata shrub?
Winter

How to prune a Pentas lanceolata:
Dead flowers or leaves (all year) major prune in the end of the winter

What is the size of a Pentas lanceolata shrub?
0.3-1.2 m

Growth speed in Pentas lanceolata:
Medium growing / Slow growing

Pentas lanceolata Irrigation Water Management:
Average amount of water / Big amount of water

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

It is possible to grow Pentas lanceolata indoor?
No

Growing Pentas lanceolata is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
Yes

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When does Pentas lanceolata bloom?
Spring / Summer / Autumn

General information about the flower:
Small flower 1-2 cm the color can be: red, white, pink or purple, the flowers grow in inflorescence of more than 20 flowers, the flowers attract butterfly.