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Angelonia angustifolia

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Upright, low perennial with deep mauve to violet two-lipped flowers blooming all summer. Angelonia are superlative container plants, and can also be grown as bedding annuals.

CarePlants look best with upright flower spikes; cut back any that lean or threaten to topple over.

PropagationSow seed in spring, or grow from cuttings.

ProblemsAphids, powdery mildew.

  • Genus : Angelonia
  • Plant Height : 1 to 3 feet
  • Zones : 10, 9
  • Plant Width : 6 to 12 inches
  • Plant Type : Annuals, Perennials
  • Uses : Containers
  • Bloom Time : Early Summer, Late Summer, Summer
  • Light : Full Sun
  • Moisture : Medium Moisture
  • Growth Rate : Moderate
  • Maintenance : Moderate
  • Plant Seasonal Interest : Summer Interest
  • Flower Color : White
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