Purple-blue funnel-shaped blooms with white throats liberally decorate the gently cascading foliage of Mexicana. This achimenes is a favorite for quantity of bloom and good, rich blossom color. An excellent partner for white tuberous begonias.
Plant bulbs approx 3/4" below surface
Water during active growth cycle.
Bright, indirect light or dappled shade
Cupids Bow, Magic Flowers, Monkey-Faced Pansies, Monkey Face flowers and Orchid PansiesBotanical Name:
Achimenes Mexicana, syn. Blue Beauty, syn. GalateaExposure:
Bright, indirect light or dappled shadeHardiness:
Zone 10, happiest in 50 degree and higher temperaturesHeight:
10-12", trailing formColor:
Purple-blue blooms with white throatsBloom Season:
Late spring through autumnBulb/Plant Size:
1/4" - 1/2"; largest available in marketNumber: