Ruellia Humilis, or more commonly know as Fringeleaf Wild Petunia, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) with green foliage and purple flowers of the genus Ruellia. It has a moderate growth rate and a height of 2.6 feet at maturity. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. It's active growth period is summer, blooms during summer, is tolerant of shade and is routinely available commercially. Ruellia Humilis or Fringeleaf Wild Petunia's floral region is North America US Lower 48, specifically in the states of Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Mississippi, North Carolina, Nebraska, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia and Wisconsin.
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