Ruellia hybrid Mayan Compact Purple

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Flower Color: Purple
Type: Annual
Habit: Upright
Foliage: Green
Heat Tolerance: Very good
Patented: Yes
Uses: Yes
Flower Timing: 
Brand: Floraplant SA de CV,University of Florida
Rooted or Unrooted? unrooted

Light Levels: Medium – high



Temperature: 66-72 degrees F





Watering: keep pots moist or slightly dry







Fertilizer: 150-200 ppm nitrogen





Ph: 5.5 – 5.9


Pinching: Pinching will create better plant structure







Pests: Whitefly or spider mites could be a problem




Disease: Standard practices







Pot SizeWks from rooted cuttingPPP
4-inch6-7 wks1
Gallon8-10 wks1 or 2
10 to 12-inch11-13 wks3 or 4


Additional information


Univeristy of Florida

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