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Exacum affine, Persian Violet
 Exacum affine
Family: Gentianaceae
Persian Violet
Origin: Island of Socotra off the Southern Arabian Peninsula
groundcover and low-growingshaderegular waterwhite/off-white flowersblue/lavender/purple flowersattracts butterflies, hummingbirdsincuded in CD catalog

Exacum affine, or Persian Violet, is a small herbaceous biennial plant. Leaves are dark green, ovate to 1 to 5 inches long. Plants with great age will reach 2 foot tall. They make a great houseplant and in USDA zone 7 they are used in landscaping as annuals. Blooming Time: Seeds of the plant sown in mid-winter will bloom in the summer, and seeds sown in the fall will bloom in the spring. The small bluish-lilac star-shaped flowers with deep yellow stamens are mildly fragrant. They are very showy.


 
Exacum affine, Persian Violet

Exacum affine, Persian Violet
Exacum affine, Persian Violet
Exacum affine, Persian Violet
Wild Exacum affine
Exacum affine, Persian Violet
Wild Exacum affine


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