How to grow Phyla nodiflora

Phyla nodiflora growing herbaceous of the genus Phyla also known as Frog fruit or Turkey tangle, Phyla nodiflora perennial evergreen plant, used as ornamental plant, drought tolerant, medical and groundcover plant, can grow in tropic mediterranean, desert, subtropical, temperate, climate and growing in hardiness zone 9+ as perennial, 4-9 as annual.

Leaves color green in obovate with serrated margins, the leaves grow in group of four.

Phyla nodiflora flower

Flower color white-pink in mouth shape the flowers grow connected in inflorescence.

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Requirements for Phyla nodiflora 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?

Difficulties or problems when growing:

Planting season:
Spring as annual and all year as perennial

Pests and diseases:

Pruning season:
Autumn / Winter

How to prune:
Dead parts and for design

Size of the plant:
10-25cm, 4-10 inches

Growth speed in optimal condition:
Fast growing / Medium growing

Water requirement:
Small amount of water / Average 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:

Blooming information

Bloom season?
All year and as annual after establish

General information about the flower:
White-pink in mouth shape the flowers grow connected in inflorescence

Scientific name:

Phyla nodiflora

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