Gynura aurantiaca / Velvet or Purple Passion Plant

Gynuras are very unusual: they have green leaves covered in bright purple hair, giving it a fantastic colour! Pet safe.

Pot diameter: 12cm


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How to care for your Gynura

LIGHT: Medium to bright indirect light. Avoid direct sunlight.

WATERING: Likes to be slightly moist at all times. Avoid waterlogging but also do not allow to dry out completely.

HUMIDITY: Easy-going, happy in average home environments but also enjoys humidity so can be put into any room including the bathroom. Avoid water sitting on the leaves.

TEMPERATURE: Enjoys warmth of 15-28°C. Avoid draughts.

FEEDING: Liquid houseplant feed once or twice a month during spring and summer. In autumn and winter feed less and only if plants continue to actively grow.

GROWTH: Trailing. Medium growth rate. Can reach 1m in length.

TOXICITY: Safe for pets and people.

OTHER: Place in a hanging basket or pinch regularly to keep neat. Not long lived but easy to propagate for a new plant.

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