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Osbeckia rubicunda

Family: Melastomataceae

Native to: Sri Lanka

Plant

Type: shrub

Form: erect

Max height: 3 feet

Max width: 2 feet

Flower

magenta/purple

Leaf

green

Horticulture

Exposure: part shade

Propagates by: seed

flowers in summer

Soil acidity: acidic

Soil type: loam

USDA Zones: zone 9 to +20 f, zone 10 to +30 f, zone 11 to +40 f, zone 12 above +40 f

Temp. range: +20 to above +40 °F