Calling all writers, especially those who wax poetic! If you have a way with words, here's your chance to put pen to paper and try your hand at writing an award-winning piece for us. Find all the details on our contest page.

SOLVED: Please find the name of this plant

Tirunelveli, India

It is seeded like crossandra.And the mechanism of dispersion is also similiar to that.

Thumbnail by delince
Lee's Summit, MO(Zone 6a)

Sure looks like tall Ruella to me.

Tirunelveli, India

Thankyou for your reply

Tirunelveli, India

But this plant is only 15-20 cm tall only and also i want the species name.

Thumbnail by delince
Prairieville, LA(Zone 9a)

Hi Delince. There are over 300 species of Ruellia recorded, plus hybrids, so it may be difficult to name the species accurately. Here is a DG link with names and pictures for you.

Post a Reply to this Thread

Please or sign up to post.