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63299c458d9c3e208181f248 Torenia / Wishbone in 4 Inch Nursery Pot (Any Colour) https://www.urvann.com/s/6176774ef575bbd2b3331c8a/65055ecea128c5884c65ea09/66.jpg

The beautiful Torenia plant is native to the tropical areas of Asia and is a bushy spreading plant. It is also called the ‘Wishbone flower’, and is a member of the Linderniaceae family. Hummingbirds are very attracted to this plant which has flowers blooming in colors such as, blue, purple, and pink. The plant is vastly used in garden beds and hanging baskets and is a versatile, hardy plant. 

Benefits of Torenia Plant

Ornamental Beauty:

The Torenia flowering plant comes in many vibrant shades and will instantly add a pop of color to your home garden.

Attract Pollinators:

The blooms of the Torenia plant attract many pollinating insects such as butterflies, bees, and more. Pollination is critical to promote biodiversity.

Low Maintenance:

The flowers are easy to care for and thrive well in tropical and subtropical countries such as India. However, the plant requires thorough watering and occasional pruning sometimes to help in its healthy growth.

Attracts Birds :

The Torenia plant attracts many birds, as it has juicy nectars in its blooms. Especially, the hummingbird which is a frequent visitor of this plant.

Care Tips for Torenia Plant

Watering :

The soil for the Torenia plant must be kept moist, especially during the growing season. Water plants consistently, but avoid water-logging.

Light :

The Torenia plant loves bright sunlight for at least 4-5 hours a day.

Placement :

Torenia is an outdoor plant. It should be kept in an area receiving bright sunlight. 

Fertilization :

To Fertilize - Add nitrogen and phosphorus to the Torenia Plant to maintain good plant growth. You can also add dry banana peels as they are a rich source of nitrogen. You can also use Vermicompost every 2 weeks.

Ideal Soil Mix :

Torenia plants prefer acidic soil. Use cow dung as part of your soil mix as it will make the soil acidic. The ideal soil mix for this plant should be, Garden Soil (35%) + Cocopeat (30%) + Vermicompost (30%) + Neem Khali (5%)

Pruning :

Keep pruning the Torenia plant to encourage branch growth and give it more spread.

Pest Control :

Keep spraying the plant with neem spray every 2 weeks to help with pest control. Also, overwatering may lead to root rot, so be careful of that.

Frequently Asked Questions about Torenia Plant

1. What are the common colors of Torenia plants?

Torenia plants commonly have flowers in shades of blue, pink, and, purple.

2. Can I grow Torenia indoors?

Torenia cannot be grown indoors as it is a flowering plant and needs to be kept in the sun, in a well-ventilated environment

3. How often should I water my Torenia plant?

Check to see if the topmost layer of the soil is moist, and then water it. Torenia plants prefer moist soil, and since you will keep them outdoors, they will typically need watering daily, except in winter and rainy seasons. In summer, you may also need to water them twice as the soil will dry faster, 

4. Where can I buy Torenia plants? 

Head over to Urvann, India’s favorite online nursery, and browse from their extensive collection of plants.

4. Can I grow Torenia in cold climates?

Torenia is a typical plant of the tropics and they prefer warm temperatures. They are sensitive to cold climates and are unlikely to grow. 

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Torenia / Wishbone in 4 Inch Nursery Pot (Any Colour)

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Features
  • Perennial flowering plant
  • Flowers in many colors
  • Suitable for both pots and hanging baskets
  • Easy to grow
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The beautiful Torenia plant is native to the tropical areas of Asia and is a bushy spreading plant. It is also called the ‘Wishbone flower’, and is a member of the Linderniaceae family. Hummingbirds are very attracted to this plant which has flowers blooming in colors such as, blue, purple, and pink. The plant is vastly used in garden beds and hanging baskets and is a versatile, hardy plant. 

Benefits of Torenia Plant

Ornamental Beauty:

The Torenia flowering plant comes in many vibrant shades and will instantly add a pop of color to your home garden.

Attract Pollinators:

The blooms of the Torenia plant attract many pollinating insects such as butterflies, bees, and more. Pollination is critical to promote biodiversity.

Low Maintenance:

The flowers are easy to care for and thrive well in tropical and subtropical countries such as India. However, the plant requires thorough watering and occasional pruning sometimes to help in its healthy growth.

Attracts Birds :

The Torenia plant attracts many birds, as it has juicy nectars in its blooms. Especially, the hummingbird which is a frequent visitor of this plant.

Care Tips for Torenia Plant

Watering :

The soil for the Torenia plant must be kept moist, especially during the growing season. Water plants consistently, but avoid water-logging.

Light :

The Torenia plant loves bright sunlight for at least 4-5 hours a day.

Placement :

Torenia is an outdoor plant. It should be kept in an area receiving bright sunlight. 

Fertilization :

To Fertilize - Add nitrogen and phosphorus to the Torenia Plant to maintain good plant growth. You can also add dry banana peels as they are a rich source of nitrogen. You can also use Vermicompost every 2 weeks.

Ideal Soil Mix :

Torenia plants prefer acidic soil. Use cow dung as part of your soil mix as it will make the soil acidic. The ideal soil mix for this plant should be, Garden Soil (35%) + Cocopeat (30%) + Vermicompost (30%) + Neem Khali (5%)

Pruning :

Keep pruning the Torenia plant to encourage branch growth and give it more spread.

Pest Control :

Keep spraying the plant with neem spray every 2 weeks to help with pest control. Also, overwatering may lead to root rot, so be careful of that.

Frequently Asked Questions about Torenia Plant

1. What are the common colors of Torenia plants?

Torenia plants commonly have flowers in shades of blue, pink, and, purple.

2. Can I grow Torenia indoors?

Torenia cannot be grown indoors as it is a flowering plant and needs to be kept in the sun, in a well-ventilated environment

3. How often should I water my Torenia plant?

Check to see if the topmost layer of the soil is moist, and then water it. Torenia plants prefer moist soil, and since you will keep them outdoors, they will typically need watering daily, except in winter and rainy seasons. In summer, you may also need to water them twice as the soil will dry faster, 

4. Where can I buy Torenia plants? 

Head over to Urvann, India’s favorite online nursery, and browse from their extensive collection of plants.

4. Can I grow Torenia in cold climates?

Torenia is a typical plant of the tropics and they prefer warm temperatures. They are sensitive to cold climates and are unlikely to grow. 

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