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- Common name:
- Red Barleria, Small Bush Violet, Berleria, Barleria Groundcover
- Regional name:
- Marathi - Tambadi Koranti
- Groundcovers, Shurbs
- Acanthaceae or Crossandra or Thunbergia family
- Sun growing, Semi shade
- Can tolerate less
- Primarily grown for:
- Flowering season:
- Year-around flowering, Flowers in flushes throughout the year
- Flower or Inflorescence color:
- Foliage color:
- Plant Height or length:
- Less than 50 cms
- Plant Spread or Width:
- 50 cms to 100 cms
- Plant Form:
- Low spreading
- Special Character:
- Good for Edges ie very small hedge or border
- Attracts bees
- Animals will not eat
- Thorny or Spiny
- Suitable for road median planting
- Hanging or weeping growth habit
- Good on seaside
- Generally available in India in quantities of:
- Over hundreds
Barleria repens, commonly known as creeping barleria, is a perennial flowering plant native to South Africa. It is a member of the Acanthaceae family and grows to a height of about 60 cm. The plant has dark green, lance-shaped leaves and produces clusters of small, trumpet-shaped flowers that can be pink, purple, or white in color. The flowers are produced throughout the year, making it a popular ornamental plant. Barleria repens is a low maintenance plant that is easy to grow and is resistant to pests and diseases. It is often used as a ground cover or in borders and is suitable for growing in gardens, pots, and containers. The plant prefers well-draining soil and requires regular watering, especially during dry periods. It is tolerant of a wide range of temperatures and can be grown in full sun or partial shade.
To care for Barleria repens plants, follow these tips:
Plant Barleria repens in well-draining soil, as the plant is prone to root rot if the soil stays too wet.
Water the plant regularly, allowing the soil to dry slightly between waterings. During dry periods, the plant may require more frequent watering.
Fertilize the plant with a balanced, all-purpose fertilizer once a month during the growing season (spring and summer).
Prune the plant regularly to encourage new growth and maintain a neat appearance.
Protect the plant from frost, as it is not frost-tolerant.
Avoid overwatering the plant, as this can cause the leaves to yellow and fall off.
Pests such as aphids and mites can occasionally attack Barleria repens plants. If this occurs, use a suitable insecticide to control the pests.
The plant is generally disease-resistant, but it may be prone to root rot if the soil is too wet. To prevent this, ensure that the soil drains well and avoid overwatering the plant.
There are several benefits to growing Barleria repens plants:
The plant is low maintenance and easy to grow, making it suitable for gardeners of all skill levels.
The plant produces clusters of small, trumpet-shaped flowers that can be pink, purple, or white in color. These flowers are produced throughout the year, adding color and interest to the garden.
Barleria repens is a popular ornamental plant and is often used as a ground cover or in borders. It can also be grown in pots and containers.
The plant is resistant to pests and diseases, making it a reliable choice for the garden.
The plant is tolerant of a wide range of temperatures and can be grown in full sun or partial shade.
Barleria repens is drought-tolerant and can survive dry periods with minimal watering.
The plant is suitable for attracting bees and butterflies to the garden, as the flowers are a good source of nectar.