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Persian Violet, Tiddly Winks, German Violet
Exacum affine


Multiple stems; oval leaves, light green and waxy; attractive terminal flowers.

Plant Form or Habit: rounded

Plant Use: rotational color

Exposure: medium

Flower Color: purple or white

Blooming Period: summer fall

Height: 2 ft

Width: 1 1/2 ft

Foliage Texture: medium

Heat Tolerance: medium

Water Requirements: medium

Additional Comments: Trim back flowers after they fade; keep soil slightly damp; responds to high humidity; short-lived color plant.


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