Wishbone Flower is an erect, bushy annual with toothed ovate leaves and trumpet shaped flowers.
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SrNoItem name
1Torenia (Purple) - Plant
26 inch (15 cm) Grower Round Plastic Pot (Black)

About Torenia

Although sometimes classified as a warm weather annual, this species of Torenia is not terribly fond of hot and humid summer weather. Most varieties have purplish-blue flowers with a yellow throat. True to its name, Torenia displays two short wishbone-shaped curved stamens.

Annual best grown in consistently moist, organically rich, well-drained soils in part shade to full shade. Although sometimes classified as a warm weather annual, this species ofTorenia is not terribly fond of hot and humid summer weather. As long as properly sited and watered, it will generally bloom from early/mid summer to frost.

Start seed indoors 6-8 weeks before last frost date or sow seed directly in the garden just before last frost date. Plants are often available from nurseries in cell/six packs. Set out seedlings or purchased plants 1-2 weeks after last frost date. Young plants may be pinched to promote compact, bushier growth. Container plants may be brought indoors for winter bloom.

Plant Specifications

*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
Common Name Wishbone flower
Maximum Reachable Height 1 to 3 feet
Flower Colour Purple
Bloom Time Throughout the summer and autumn
Difficulty Level Easy to grow

Planting and care

  • Once your Torenia plants reached about 8 cm high, pinch back the growing tip of the stem to encourage branching.
  • This extra care will give you bushy, compact and healthy-looking plants.
  • Removing spent bloom heads or deadheading is not really necessary to improve the appearance of your Torenia plants.

    Torenia care

    Planting indoors in pots or outdoors in the ground.

    Sunlight Make sure that the plants will receive sunlight each day.
    Watering Water them regularly, especially in hot weather, but do not overdo it.
    Soil Well-drained and moist soil
    Temperature They can handle cooler temperatures
    Fertilizer Using a balance 10-10-10 NPK fertilizer, fertilize Torenia plants once every month. Make sure to follow the directions and dosage properly.

    Torenia special feature

    Good for Containers

    Torenia uses

    Ornamental Use:

    • The plant is used for an ornamental purpose for its beautiful flowers

  • Frequently Asked Questions

    What is another name for a Torenia ?

    Torenia is commonly known as Wishbone flower

    How tall do Torenia grow?

    On average Torenia grows 1 to 3 feet

    What color are Torenia ?

    A Torenia plant bears flowers of color Purple

    When Torenia blooms?

    With enough light, Torenia may produce Purple flowers in Throughout the summer and autumn

    How hard is Torenia to grow?

    A Torenia is Easy to grow

    How much sunlight does a Torenia need?

    A Torenia prefers Make sure that the plants will receive sunlight each day.

    How much water does a Torenia need?

    A Torenia prefers watering Water them regularly, especially in hot weather, but do not overdo it.

    What kind of soil does a Torenia need?

    A Torenia prefers Well-drained and moist soil

    What temperature does a Torenia like?

    A Torenia prefers They can handle cooler temperatures

    How often should I fertilize my Torenia ?

    To encourage Torenia growth, Using a balance 10-10-10 NPK fertilizer, fertilize Torenia plants once every month. Make sure to follow the directions and dosage properly.



    Reviews

    Wednesday, 05 February 2020

    Very nice plant. Got delivered with very good condition. Gonna order one more

    Rajinder Ahuja

    Thursday, 28 November 2019

    Very nice plant. Got delivered with very good condition. Gonna order one more

    Utpaljit

    Sunday, 24 November 2019

    Suddenly all my house plants have started blooming and have lush foliage :)

    Ashish dabhade

    Saturday, 23 November 2019

    ?What if i keep this plant in the office where it is AC? Will it survive there?

    Gaurav Narwania

    Thursday, 14 November 2019

    Buy this just 2 weeks ago .and its growing very nice

    Keerti Kushwaha

    Thursday, 14 November 2019

    Very small but looking cute

    Anuj Yadav

    Thursday, 14 November 2019

    what are the dimensions of the pot?

    Rajeev Vanoj Kumar

    Wednesday, 06 November 2019

    Appealing, elegant and easy to grow plant.

    Satvika Reddy

    Friday, 25 October 2019

    VERY nice im so Happy for this plant

    Mrs.Navdeep Kaur

    Sunday, 20 October 2019

    Plants are awesome.. the quality is just fantastic. .....I gifted it to my mom on her anniversary

    Ankita Chauhan

    Friday, 18 October 2019

    Got all healthy plants..thanks

    Ashish Bhujbal

    Thursday, 17 October 2019

    I have got a healthy plant with great packageing.Thanks to nurserylive to give me a great satisfaction.

    Manju Sikri

    Wednesday, 16 October 2019

    Good one.. Good plant growth & good packing...

    Santosh Choudhary

    Sunday, 24 June 2018

    Nice packing & plants,like professional brand..

    Azra Shejwalkar

    Tuesday, 05 June 2018

    Thank you so much... gifted to someone special and he likes it a lot

    Ekta Chandrakar

    Sunday, 03 June 2018

    perfect gift for your office and home.

    raja sankaran

    Friday, 01 June 2018

    Have never ordered plants on line before but want to tell you how absolutely thrilled I am with the plants.

    Vj singh

    Wednesday, 30 May 2018

    My plants are thriving! Will definitely buy this plant again when needed.

    Shiva Ranjani Reddy

    Saturday, 26 May 2018

    ?Is it real plant or artificial ???

    liria mendonca

    Thursday, 24 May 2018

    I put some water in this plant everyday and they grow like mad!

    Kana Deb

    Thursday, 24 May 2018

    It came well packed and is exactly how they show it

    Ashish Bhatnagar

    Thursday, 10 May 2018

    Very nice plant. Beautiful plant. Nurserylive service very good replace policy is very very good.?

    Marvi Singh Vyas

    Tuesday, 08 May 2018

    I like very much this product.also i received a free gift on my order,i suggest everyone to buy N.L.

    KALA BHALANI

    Friday, 04 May 2018

    Got the plant in excellent shape. Looks great!

    Ashish Bhujbal

    Wednesday, 30 August 2017

    Simply love the plant....healthy n beautiful!!....Thankyou for the free gifts!!

    Prerna Dhawade

    Sunday, 27 August 2017

    Do you provide the plant with soil, and in grown condition?

    Marudadu RajyaLakshmi

    Monday, 19 June 2017

    Thank you so much... gifted to someone special and he likes it a lot

    Subrahmanyam Mullapudi

    Saturday, 17 June 2017

    Fresh and beautiful, Must buy!

    Arshad Khan

    Thursday, 18 May 2017

    Exactly what I wanted and couldn t locate in any of our local shops! Thanks

    Kamal Knotbreaker

    Thursday, 04 May 2017

    Good growth and 90% germination

    Narendra Kumar Sharma

    Sunday, 19 February 2017

    Thanks Nurserylive. i could not get this product in my area without you!

    Jayshri Rajput

    Sunday, 12 February 2017

    I put some water in this plant everyday and they grow like mad!

    Santhosh Santy

    Thursday, 09 February 2017

    Does it comes with soil?

    Mandeep Sethi

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