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Torenia fournieri 'Catalina Gilded Grape'/Torenia, Wishbone Flower

Torenia fournieri 'Catalina Gilded Grape' / Torenia fournieri 'Catalina Gilded Grape'
Golden yellow flowers look as if dipped in purple wine at the base
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Golden yellow flowers look as if dipped in purple wine at the base

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Scientific Name: Torenia fournieri 'Catalina Gilded Grape'
Common Name: Torenia, Wishbone Flower
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 9, 10, 11 Determine Your Zone
Height: 1-2 feet
Spread: to 1 foot
Bloom time: Spring, Summer, Fall
Flower color: Yellow, Purple, Multicolored
Light Exposure: Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
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Comments: Gorw well in full sun where summers are not as long and hot. In South they perform well in part shade to filterd shade and are one of the annuals that will flower well without direct sun. Pinching the young plants will cause more branching and better flower production.