Mexican Ruellia

Ruellia simplex
SKU ds279999-2 Category


Also know as British Ruellia, Mexican bluebell, or Britton’s wild petunia, is a native of Mexico, the Caribbean, and South America. Its attractiveness and tolerance of hot urban landscape conditions makes it a popular choice. It can thrive in shade, sun, wet, dry, and poor soil. It will take damage at 32F, but quickly recovers in the spring. Heat loving shrub.

Cold Hardiness: 10
Mature Height: 3-4 ft
Mature Width: 2-3 ft
Shape: Perennial herb