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PlantFiles: Browallia, Amethyst Flower
Browallia americana 'Sky Blue'

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Family: Solanaceae (so-lan-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Browallia (bro-WAHL-ee-uh) (Info)
Species: americana (a-mer-ih-KAY-na) (Info)
Cultivar: Sky Blue

Category:
Annuals

Height:
12-18 in. (30-45 cm)

Spacing:
9-12 in. (22-30 cm)

Hardiness:
Unknown - Tell us

Sun Exposure:
Light Shade

Danger:
Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:
Dark Blue
Blue-Violet
Violet/Lavender

Bloom Time:
Mid Summer

Foliage:
Herbaceous

Other details:
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Soil pH requirements:
5.1 to 5.5 (strongly acidic)
5.6 to 6.0 (acidic)
6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)
6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Patent Information:
Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:
From herbaceous stem cuttings
From seed; sow indoors before last frost

Seed Collecting:
Unknown - Tell us

Profile:

1 positive
No neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

RatingAuthorContent
Positive sueinec On Jul 16, 2010, sueinec from Eau Claire, WI wrote:

I bought this annual last year. I planted it in a container and was able to keep it inside over the winter. It is even fuller and prettier this year. Eau Claire, Wisconsin

Regional...

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Oxford, Mississippi
Eau Claire, Wisconsin



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