Torenia is also called wishbone flower or bluewings. Its flowers bloom throughout late summer and early fall, and come in various shades of blue, rose, yellow, pink, purple or white, depending on your chosen variety. Torenia is a summer annual that belongs to snapdragon family. It loves hot and humid weather, and grows well in semi-shaded location. Torenia plants stand 8-12 inches high and bush out 6 inches wide. Torenias make good companion plants for impatiens and ferns. In clusters of three or more, they look beautifully when grown in woodland bowers, rock gardens, borders, pots, and along paths or walkways.
|Common Name:||Violet Wishbone Flower|
|Botanical Name:||Torenia violacea|
|Native To:||Himalayas, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Philippines, Thailand, Vietnam|
|Soil:||Loose, Well Drained|
|Watering:||Twice per day|