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Torenia fournieri
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Plant Type: Annuals

Torenia has a mounding/trailing habit and unique, yellow-throated bi-color blooms. Flowers that start blooming early and keep on until late fall. Filler for hanging baskets and containers with a mass of color, and wonderful as a ground cover in shady areas.

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Growing & Maintenance Tips:

Low maintenance flower. No deadheading necessary.

Flower Color

Purple or rose

Foliage Color


Plant Spread

8-10 in.

Good Companions

Intermingles well with other plants to fill in the middle ground of a combination.

Plant Height

10-16 in.

Scape Height

Hardness Zone

Soil Moisture

Average water needs

Characteristics & Attributes


Edging, Rock Gardens, Border, Containers, Heat tolerant, Landscape, Hanging baskets

Bloom Time

All season

Critter Resistance

Deer resistant


Part to full shade

Growth Rate

Seasonal Interests