Spanish shawl

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Spanish shawl
Scientific Name : Schizocentron elegans
Family : Melastomataceae
Common Name : Spanish shawl
Fast growing creeping plant with dark green glossy leaves. suitable as ground cover & for hanging baskets. Though flowers are cute, the plant does not bloom profusely. In rains, the hanging roots of the plant form a glistening gel on the tips.
Propagation : Stem cuttings
Longevity : Perennial