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Catalina Pink

Two toned pink with a yellow throat
Reliable garden performance has given Torenias a well deserved reputation with home gardeners all over the world. Well draining soil, which holds moisture is best for their cultivation either in pots, baskets or garden beds. Prepare the media by adding compost and working it into the top soil. They are one of the few flowering plants that will do well and flower heavily in shade. Preferred position would be in partial shade. Weak applications of liquid fertilizer at monthly intervals throughout the season from September till May gives better growth, more flower and larger flower. Flower size is larger and brighter in shade. Plants grow to around 20cm in height.Aside from an odd chewy grub we have not seen any real problems with insects or in fact other diseases.