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The Justicia Brandegeana or Shrimp Plant is an evergreen, usually blooming plant that is ideal for most landscapes and even indoor potted plants. The Shrimp Plant has lighter green, soft foliage and stems. Its bract drooping blooms emerge all over the plant and have a shrimp like appearance. The colors of the blooms are salmon and the tips are yellow-green out of these bracts small white flowers may appear. This plant grows fast and does well in semi-tropical areas and attracts hummingbirds. Full sun and moist, well-drained soil will help this clump forming plant flourish.
Justicia Brandegeana Shrimp Plant Key Points
Evergreen, usually blooming plant used in landscapes or in potted containers indoors or outdoors
Has lighter green, soft foliage and stems
Its blooms are drooping bracts with a shrimp like appearance
The blooms colors are salmon with yellow-green tips
Likes full sun and moist, well-drained soil
GROWTH & CARE
Growing Zone 9-11
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Mature Height: 3-4
Mature Width: 3-4
Light Needs Full Sun, Partial Sun
Watering Needs Average Watering
Blooms Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter
Botanical: Justicia Brandegeana
Plant Directions: Sent with order
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