AVERAGE SIZE (H) x (W): 0.3m x 0.6m
FLOWERING TIME:   J F M A M J J A S O N D
FRUITING TIME:   J F M A M J J A S O N D
Attracts lots of butterflies. Larvae of the yellow Pansy butterfly feed on the foliage.
Water moderately throughout the year
Country, forest, tropical
Plant in a moist soil in a sunny or semi-shade position. It also suits planter boxes and large containers. The flowers of Asystasia gangetica attract butterflies and it is the larval host plant to 7 species of butterfly.