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Dissotis rotundifolia, Heterocentron elegans, Trailing Tibouchina, Dwarf Tibouchina, Spanish Shawl 

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Dissotis rotundifolia, Heterocentron elegans

Trailing Tibouchina, Dwarf Tibouchina, Spanish Shawl
Family: Melastomataceae
Origin: Tropical West Africa
Groundcover and low-growing 2ftFull sunSemi-shadeRegular waterModerate waterPink flowersBlue/lavender/purple flowersAttracts butterflies, hummingbirds

Showy bright purple/crimson flowers 2 inches wide and velvet leaves create a special cround cover or hanging basket. It is a slender creeper. The stems are four angled and rooting at the nodes. Everbloomer.





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