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Ruttyruspolia
X Ruttyruspolia 'Phyllis Van Heeden'

Family: Acanthaceae (ah-kanth-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: X Ruttyruspolia
Cultivar: Phyllis Van Heeden

Category:

Shrubs

Tropicals and Tender Perennials

Height:

36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

Spacing:

36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)

Sun Exposure:

Sun to Partial Shade

Light Shade

Partial to Full Shade

Danger:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:

Pink

Bloom Time:

Mid Summer

Late Summer/Early Fall

Foliage:

Evergreen

Other details:

This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds

Suitable for growing in containers

Soil pH requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:

Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:

From softwood cuttings

From semi-hardwood cuttings

Seed Collecting:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

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

Rancho Palos Verdes, California

Lakeland, Florida

Miami, Florida

Pompano Beach, Florida

Sarasota, Florida

Tampa, Florida

Alvin, Texas

Spring, Texas

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Gardeners' Notes:

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RatingContent
Positive

On Dec 29, 2010, kiloa from Miami, FL wrote:

Growing well in Miami, flowering throughout year. Like to know how successful folks are from starting this with cuttings.

Positive

On Jan 13, 2005, butterflybyrob from Spring, TX wrote:

a delightful surprise..bloomed July through November, went through the winter with no problems.