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Justicia leonardii - Orange Justicia

Justicia leonardii is a great plant for a dark spot in the garden that needs a splash of color and little or no care. Justicia leonardii blooms in low light, doesn't require much water and blooms all Summer with at least a few flowers showing most of the year. What more could you ask from a plant. The pale gray/green leaves provide a thick mass up to 3 to 4 feet tall and gradually spreading 4-6 feet wide. Justicia leonardii is Winter hardy into the mid teens with tree protection overhead.

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Justicia leonardii, Orange Justicia