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Dyschoriste oblongifolia , Snakeherb, Twinflower

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Dyschoriste oblongifolia

Snakeherb, Twinflower
Family: Acanthaceae
Origin: Florida
Groundcover and low-growing 2ftSmall shrub 2-5 ftFull sunSemi-shadeModerate waterBlue/lavender/purple flowersDeciduousAttracts butterflies, hummingbirds

The light purple tubular flowers are characterized by a reticulated pattern on the lower lip and inside the corolla.

This is a deciduous perennial.

Blooming occurs over many months beginning in the spring and sometimes extending until November. Because of its small size and extended blooming season, it makes a wonderful addition to the front of a mixed wildflower planting.



Dyschoriste oblongifolia , Snakeherb, Twinflower

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Dyschoriste oblongifolia , Snakeherb, Twinflower

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