Pentas lanceolata grow and care – 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 tropic, subtropics, mediterranean or temperate climate and growing in hardiness zone 9+.
Leaves color green to light green in elliptic shape.
Pentas lanceolata flower
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.
Pentas lanceolata for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy VIDEO How to grow Pentas lanceolata growing and care:
Well-drained soil, rich soil
What is the best way to start growing? Plant / Seed / Vegetative Reproduction Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction? No Difficulties or problems when growing: ? Spring, summer, autumn Planting season: Aphids Pests and diseases: Winter Pruning season: How to prune: Dead flowers or leaves (all year) major prune in the end of the winter 0.3-1.2 m, 12-48 inches Size of the plant? Growth speed in optimal condition: Medium growing / Slow growing Average amount of water / Big amount of water Water requirement: Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: Full Sun / Half Shade No Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant? Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: Yes Blooming information Spring / Summer / Autumn Bloom season: 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. Scientific name:
Categories of growing
Autumn Planting, Spring Planting, Summer planting
Light exposure requirements:
Full sun Plants, Part shade Plants
Climates that the plant can grow:
Mediterranean Climate, Subtropics Climate, Temperate Climate, Tropics Climate
Growing speed of the plant:
Average growing plants, Fast growing plants
Annual plant, Deciduous, Evergreen, Herbaceous, Perennial plant, Shrub
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 9
Ornamental flower, Ornamental leaves, Ornamental plant
Autumn flowers, Spring flowers, Summer flowers
Pink flower, Purple flower, Red flower, White flower