Blue Porterweed, Stachytarpheta urticifolia

Blue Porterweed

FAMILY:
Verbenaceae

ORIGIN:
Neotropical America

DESCRIPTION:
Bright green, toothed puckered leaves; grows to 10 ft.; bright blue flowers

CULTIVATION:
Water moderately; fertilize monthly supplementing with magnesium; bright light

PROPAGATION:
Cuttings

COMMENTS:
Nectar-producing plant attracts butterflies

 

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