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Ruellia x brittoniana (Ruellia, Katie Mexican Petunia)

Ruellia, Katie Mexican Petunia

Ruellia x brittoniana 'Katie'

Dwarf cultivar of Ruellia that grows very quickly, spreading quickly through reseeding. Delicate looking trumpet flowers are a blue-purple hue, and at the top of the plant borne in clusters up to three. They start to appear in late spring, and continue till fall.

Highly drought and heat tolerant, and can become invasive if used in small areas.

 

Perennial Color
Massing
Groundcover

Flower Color:

Blue

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Height

12- Inches

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Spread

12- Inches

Homeowner Growing & Maintenance Tips for Ruellia x brittoniana 'Katie'

Interesting Notes


USDA Hardiness Zone 7b

Available Sizes:

Item Description
RUE-KAT-4FL RUELLIA, KATY
RUE-KAT-01 RUELLIA, KATY View Current Crop Photo

Characteristics & Attributes

Deer Tolerance
High
Exposure
Full Sun to Part Shade
Habit
Perennial
Water Needs
Low