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Mexican Petunia, Dwarf

Ruellia brittoniana 'Katie's Dwarf'


Height - 1 foot

Width - 1 foot


Full sun, part or full shade

Plant Type

Adapted perennial,
"Texas Superstar"

Other common names

Ruellia, Katie's Dwarf


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Save Water   Low to medium water required
More Color   White, pink or purple flowers from spring to fall
Attract Wildlife   Flowers attract butterflies
Reduce Maintenance   Little if any maintenance required
Texas Tough    This dwarf version is considered a Texas Superstar Plant!

Interesting Facts

This variation on the upright, bushy Mexican Petunia plant was discovered by Katie Ferguson of Texas.  The plant grows very low with a mounding shape.  Comes in white, pink and purple varieties.

Mexican Dwarf Petunias in Frisco

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