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Psychotria alba  

Psychotria alba

Psychotria alba is part of the Psychotria genus and its scientific name is Psychotria alba. The alba part of this plant's botanical name means 'white coloured'.This variety typically blooms in the following colours:   White. When mature, blooms are roughly 0.3 cm (that's 0.12 inches in imperial) in diameter.The mature flowers are of a clustered form. Psychotria alba grows as an evergreen and is a flowering ornamental. Being an evergreen plant, it will keep its leaves throughout the year. Psychotria alba normally grows to a shrub-like habit.

Typically, Psychotria alba is normally fairly low maintenance and can thus be quite easy to grow - only a basic level of care is required throughout the year to ensure it thrives. Being aware of the basic growing conditions this plant likes (soil, sun and water) will result in a strong and vibrant plant.

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How to grow Psychotria alba

  • Partial Sun

  • Medium

Plant in a location that enjoys partial sun and remember to water moderately.

See our list of companion Plants for Psychotria alba to see which plants you should plant in close proximity to encourage growth.

Growing Psychotria alba from seed

Transplanting Psychotria alba

Common Psychotria alba problems

These problems, diseases and pests are known to affect Psychotria alba plants:


Other names for Psychotria alba

Psychotria alba care instructions

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