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Episcia lilacina

Posted in Episcia, Violet with tags , , , on August 2, 2009 by orchideae

Episcia lilacina is found from Panama to Nicaragua. It is creeping in nature. It is covered with wolly hairs,has desirable light lavender sky blue flowers and the leaves are deep green above with paler veins paler.

Episcia lilacina grows well in tropical Singapore’s condition. It seem to perform best in a medium that is both reasonably well-drained, and somewhat moisture retentive. It can resist to fairly high temperature if the surrounding area has high humidity.

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Episcia lilacina’s flower

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Episcia lilacina’s flower

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Episcia lilacina’s flower

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Episcia lilacina