Barleria obtusa

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Baleria obtusa1200x1200
Baleria obtusa1200x1200

Common names: bush violet, barleria (English). 
Botanical name: Barleria obtusa

Barleria obtusa, also known as bush violet, is a multi-stemmed shrublet with dainty violet or pink flowers. It is a fast-growing, spreading plant that thrives in full sun and semi-shaded conditions. This plant is a must for rockeries and small gardens, attracting butterflies and withstanding drought. It is suitable for various soil types. Regular pruning is necessary for neat and compact growth, and it can be easily propagated from seeds, cuttings, and layering.

Uses & Benefits: pot plant

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Family: Acanthaceae
Type: ground cover, scrambler
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Plant-animal interactions: bees, butterflies
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