Torenia fournieri 'Kauai Deep Blue'

Wishbone Flower

Tips for Homeowners:

Fertilize and water regularly.

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This easy care annual will work hard all summer long putting out colorful, snapdragon-like flowers on this compact plant.

  • Long-blooming, attractive bicolor flowers
  • Tolerates heat and humidity in part shade
  • Low maintenance

Ideal in containers, window boxes and hanging baskets plus it can be grown as a houseplant.

Height: 8-16 in
Spread: 8-16 in
Zone: 10-11
Color: Blue, White

Interesting Notes about Wishbone Flower:

This is a colorful annual that is an easy care delight for containers and gardens. The plant prefers well-drained, consistently moist soils especially in hot weather. They are heat tolerant to a degree as long as they get a break from the sun in the afternoon. In fact, they will do very nicely in full shade, although the flowers won't be as plentiful. 

Characteristics & Attributes


  • Fast Growing
  • Low Maintenance
  • Garden
  • Summer Bloomer
  • Border or Bed
  • Long Blooming

Foliage Color:

  • Green


  • Partial Sun

Attracts Wildlife:

  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Attracts Humming-birds

Critter Resistance:

  • Deer Resistant


  • Mounding

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Summer

Soil Moisture:

  • Keep Well-Watered