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Tinantia Anomala

Botanical Name:

Tinantia anomala

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How to Grow
Water
Medium
Water moderately, allowing the top 3cm to dry out between watering.
Soil
Loose, calcareous woodland soil rich in humus, often with limestone rocks.
Characteristics

Bloom Time

Mar, Apr, May

Plant Type

Herb

Lifespan

Annual

Flower

Blooms normally a muted but somehow glowing lavender, normally appearing mid-spring.

Fruit

Grayish brown

Benefits
Ornamental

A good spring annual for shade, with subtle, purply-blue flowers and grass-like foliage.

Attracts

Birds

Taxonomy

Order

Commelinales

Family

Commelinaceae

Genus

Tinantia

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