Perennial growing up to 2 feet tall. Grows in full sun to part shade and dry to medium soils. Tolerates most soils types fairly well. Will get outcompeted by tall vegetation. The purple flowers attract long-tongued and short-tongued bees. Blooms from May to October.
Species: Ruellia humilis
Petunia family: Acanthaceae
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