Ruellia humilis (Wild Petunia)
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Ruellia humilis

Wild Petunia

Groundcover-like forb with an attractive mounding habit. Pale pink to pale purple flowers. Mixes well with non-native species in cultivated beds. Prefers moist, well drained soils.

Height: 12-18 in
Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Moist/Well Drained
Flower Color: Purple
Bloom Time: May,June,July,August,September
Hardiness Zone: 4 TO 8
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Characteristics & Attributes for Ruellia humilis

Attributes

Green Roof Semi Intensive
Rain Garden Sun

Attracts Wildlife

Attracts Pollinators

Critter Resistance

Deer Resistant

Plant Habit

Spreading

Light Conditions

Sun to Part Shade

Native Plant Community

Dry Prairie
Mesic Prairie
Savanna

Bloom Time

May
June
July
August
September

Flower Color

Purple

Flower Hue

Light

Flower Type

Tubular

Foliage Color

Green

Leaf Texture

Medium

Prune Time

Spring

Flower Form

Single

Growth Rate

Average