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Callisia repens, Bolivian Jew, Turtle Vine, Inch plant
Callisia repens 'Pink Panther'

Callisia repens

Bolivian Jew, Turtle Vine, Inch plant
Family: Commelinaceae
Origin: Central and South America
Groundcover and low-growing 2ftSemi-shadeModerate waterOrnamental foliage

Vigorous creeping vine with obicular, clasping leaves. Foliage is green on top and purple on the underside. It multiplies and spreads extremely quickly creating a luxurious mat of leaves. This plant is useful to keep those potted plants from drying out as it will form a thick mat at the base of taller plants.


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