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Iresine lindenii

Achyranthes lindenii

Iresine lindenii is also known as Blood Leaf. It is part of the Amaranthaceae family of plants. It is native to Ecuador. Iresine lindenii is also known as Achyranthes acuminata or Achyranthes lindenii. Iresine lindenii is a tropical evergreen perennial. Grow it outdoors if you live in a frost-free location. It can grow in containers indoors. It can grow to 90cm or 3ft tall. It has ovate, lance-shaped leaves. They ...

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Pittosporum tobira

Pittosporum tobira

Pittosporum tobira is also known as Australian Laurel, Japanese Pittosporum, Japanese Mock Orange, or Japanese Cheesewood. It is native to Japan. Pittosporaceae family of plants. Pittosporum tobira is a slow-growing evergreen shrub. Pittosporum tobira is a hardy plant and drought-tolerant. Pittosporum tobira Its foliage is obovate, dark green, leathery, and glossy. It flowers with terminal clusters or umbels of five-petal white flowers, which later turns yellow. They are fragrant and ...

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Abutilon pictum ‘Thompsonii’

Abutilon pictum 'Thompsonii'

Abutilon pictum ‘Thompsonii’ or Abutilon striatum var. thompsonii is also known as Painted Abutilon ‘Thompsonii’, Redvein Abutilon, Red Vein Indian Mallow, Red Vein Chinese Lanterns, Chinese Lantern, or Red Vein Flowering Maple. It is part of the Malvaceae family of plants. Pictum means “painted”, in Latin. Abutilon pictum ‘Thompsonii’ Abutilon pictum ‘Thompsonii’ is an upright shrub. It is evergreen. It can also be a small tree. Abutilon pictum ‘Thompsonii’ is native to Brazil, Argentina, ...

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Azalea indica var. simsii

Azalea indica var. simsii

Azalea indica var. simsii is native to East Asia, particularly Japan. It is also known as Satsuki Azalea. Azalea indica var. simsii is a perennial shrub. It is from the Ericaceae family of plants. Azaleas, in their native habitat, grow at higher altitudes of 500-2700m or 1650 to 9000ft. Azalea indica var. simsii is a Rhododendron species and is also known as Rhododendron simsii, Rhododendron breynii, Rhododendron danielsianum, Rhododendron decumbens, ...

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Cordyle fruticosa ‘Red Sister’

Cordyle fruticosa 'Red Sister'

Cordyle fruticosa ‘Red Sister’ is an evergreen tropical plant from the Asparagaceae family of plants. It is also known as Terminalis Fruticosa, Dracaena Terminalis, Cordyline Terminalis, Asparagus Terminalis, Convallaria Fruticosa, and more commonly Ti Plant or Hawaiian Ti Plant ‘Red Sister’, Florida Ti Plant, Palm Lily, Cabbage Tree Ti Plant, Good Luck Plant, Kill, Ti-as, Red Sister Cordyline. It is native to the Pacific Islands, Eastern Australia, and Southeast Asia. ...

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Genista pilosa

Genista pilosa

Genista pilosa is part of the Fabaceae family of plants. It is also known as the Hairy Greenweed, Creeping Broom, Hairy broom ‘Procumbens’, Silkyleaf Broom, or Silkyleaf Woadwaxen. It is native to Europe. It is usually found in dry and sandy or stony landscapes. It grows to about 45cm or 18 in. It is an evergreen perennial shrub. However, it could be deciduous in colder climates. It has narrow obovate ...

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Allamanda cathartica ‘Indonesia Sunset’

Allamanda cathartica 'Indonesia Sunset'

Allamanda cathartica ‘Indonesia Sunset’ is a cultivar of the Allamanda, which is native to tropical South America. To be more precise it is native to Brazil. It is part of the Apocynaceae family of plants. Allamanda cathartica ‘Indonesia Sunset’ is sometimes called Allamanda ‘Indonesia Sunset’, Golden Trumpet, Common Trumpet Vine, or Allamanda cathartica ‘Jamaican Sunset‘. It is a perennial climber. It is tropical. And it is evergreen. It has orange-colored ...

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Cestrum aurantiacum

Cestrum aurantiacum

Cestrum aurantiacum is also known as Capraria Lanceolata, Orange Cestrum, Orange Jessamine, Night-blooming Jasmine, Yellow Shrub Jessamine, Orange-flowering Jessamine, or Yellow Cestrum. It is native to South America. It is part of the Solanaceae family of plants. Cestrum aurantiacum Cestrum aurantiacum is a tropical plant. It is a scrambling vine or bushy evergreen shrub. It has oval or lance-shaped leaves. The leaves are glossy green. Cestrum aurantiacum flowers in the ...

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Boronia crenulata ‘Shark Bay’

Boronia crenulata 'Shark Bay'

Boronia crenulata ‘Shark Bay’ or Shark Bay Aniseed Boronia is native to western Australia. It is part of the Rutaceae family of plants. It is an evergreen dwarf shrub. It blooms from winter through summer. All year-round, especially in temperate zones. Boronia crenulata ‘Shark Bay’ can grow to about 4ft or 120cm. It has small aromatic leaves. The pink flower has four petals with a yellow center. Boronia crenulata ‘Shark ...

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Spartium junceum

Spartium junceum

Spartium junceum is also known as Spanish Broom, Rush Broom, or Weaver’s Broom. It is known in Bolivia and Peru as Retama. It is part of the Fabaceae family of plants. It is a medium-sized shrub. It has erect shoots that resemble brooms. The shoots are thick and somewhat succulent. These shoots have sparse leaves, in general leaves are not important to this plant, most of the photosynthesis is performed ...

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