Plume Flower is a plant which belongs to the Justicia (Water willow) genus.
Blooms in flushes from early summer to late autumn.
Regular dead-heading helps promote new blooms.
Early spring pruning stops plant from becoming leggy and encourages fresh growth and more blooms.
Paraguay is believed to be where Plume Flower originates from.
As Plume Flower is a low maintanence plant, it is great for beginner gardeners and those that like gardens that don't need much overseeing.
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Happy in low light, but will also grow in sunny spots.
Stands neglect but appreciates occasional watering and feeding.
Most easily propagated from cuttings
These plants have been known to grow well alongside Plume Flower so consider planting:
These plants will not grow well with Plume Flower so avoid planting these within close proximity:
These problems, diseases and pests are known to affect Plume Flower plants:
Genus named after James Justice, an 18th cent. botanist.
Carnea means flesh-coloured.