Trachystemon orientalis growing herbaceous of the genus Trachystemon also known as Early-flowering borage or Abraham-Isaac-Jacob plant, Trachystemon orientalis perennial deciduous plant, used as ornamental plant and groundcover plant, can grow in temperate, subtropical, mediterranean climate or as houseplant and growing in hardiness zone 6-10a.
Leaves color green in heart shape.
Trachystemon orientalis flower
Flower color blue-purple star shape with 5 petals and big stamens, flowers looks like borage flowers and attract pollinators.
Trachystemon orientalis for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy How to grow Trachystemon orientalis 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 / Summer / Autumn Planting season: Aphids Pests and diseases: Autumn / Winter Pruning season: Just for design How to prune: 30-50cm, 12-20 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 in 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 Bloom season? Star shape with 5 petals and big stamens, color blue-purple flowers, flowers looks like borage flowers 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
Deciduous, Herbaceous, Perennial plant
Ground cover plants, Indoor plants, Ornamental plants
Requirements for watering the plant:
Big amount of water, Regularly water
Hardiness zone 10, Hardiness zone 6, Hardiness zone 7, Hardiness zone 8, Hardiness zone 9
Ornamental flower, Ornamental leaves, Ornamental plant
Spring flowers, Summer flowers
Blue flower, Purple flower