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Holmskioldia taitensis, Holmskoldia tettensis, Karomia speciosa , Tahitian Hat

Holmskioldia taitensis, Holmskoldia tettensis, Karomia speciosa

Tahitian Hat
Family: Lamiaceae   (Formerly:Verbenaceae)
Large shrub 5-10 ftFull sunSemi-shadeKeep soil moistRegular waterPink flowersBlue/lavender/purple flowersAttracts butterflies, hummingbirds

Very rare variety of Holmskioldia. Like it's sister "chinese hat" Holmskioldia sanguinea, it has showy flowers resembling a hat. Bright pink-and-blue color. Prefers moist soil and part shade.


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Link to this plant:
https://toptropicals.com/catalog/uid/holmskioldia_taitensis.htm