A spreading shrub, the Rubia grows to about 2 m. Its 6-12 cm leaves are glossy green with reddish petioles.
Floriferous shrub to 2m or more high,dense with willowy branches ;opposite ovate or lanceolate glossy green leaves 6 to 12 cm long, The midrib ivory to reddish ; the showy inflorescence in globular heads 8 to 10 cm across, of flower with velvety ,linear ,goowing red,petaloid bracts or sepals, and tiny white 4- lobed white corolla under 1 cm across, on long protruding slender red tube.
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
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Rubia ornamentale care
Rubia ornamentale uses