Pentas

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Size

14cm

Water

Well drained

Light

Full Sun

Full description

Genus of species of mainly evergreen perennials, biennials, and shrubs.They are grown for their flat or domed corymbs of salver- form flowers.

Leaves are ovate to elliptic or lance- shaped, mostly mid-green, and opposite or whorled, on prostrate or erect stems, to 2m (6ft) long. Grow in well-drained soil in full sun.