The Calico Flower, is an evergreen plant from the tropical regions of Brazil. This rugged robust plant does well in containers with regular watering. In Summer it produces quantities of 3 inches fragrant flowers scattered among the drooping leaves. The flowers trap insect pollinators and facilitate cross pollination. Highly entertaining flowers; the rounded kidney-shaped heads are brown with white markings and veins. The inner portion surface of the mouth is covered with a purplish-brown pattern that is reminiscent of calico fabric which inspire this species common name Calico Flower. Fruit a capsule, green maturing to brown and opening to release many fertile seeds. The Calico Flower has beautiful bright green heart shaped leaves. These are about 3 inches long by 2 inches wide and grow closely together to create a dense mass of foliage.
You will receive 5 seeds
*Seeds are mailed in a bubble wrap package to prevent crushing*