Blue Pea Butterfly Pea Clitoria ternatea

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Product Code: PLANT-PR00166

Tags:  Edible PlantOrnamental FlowersVines

Fact Sheets and Plant Guides

Scientific Name: 

Clitoria ternatea

Description:

The blue pea flower is well-known for its purplish-blue flowers that are commonly used as a food dye.

It is a natural coloring for food such as Nasi Kerabu, traditional Nyonya dessert (kueh), blue glutinous rice cake, kueh lapis, brew tea, etc

Support the creeping plant by using staking or bamboo stick so that it can spread further.

Pot dimensions:  

Ø17cm x H14cm

Overall Plant Height:

25-35cm (Approx.) Included grower pot

Light:

Full sun or partial sun.

Water:

Check regularly and water as needed.

Never let the soil dry out completely.

Fertilizer:

Feed with all-purpose organic fertilizer once or twice a month to provide nutrients for growth and flowering.

Trimming:

Gently trim away dry, brown, or yellowish leaves by using a pair of secateurs.

Trimming allows available nutrients in the soil to be transferred into the new leaves which encourage intentional growth.

Also, trimming allows your plants to retain in a good shape and keep pests, fungal and diseases away.

 

*Photo for illustration only. Actual product may vary due to the nature of the product. 

*Pot color and size may vary and change Subject to Availability.

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