Close-up of two blue-violet flowers of a ruellia brittoniana
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Ruellia brittoniana (caereula)

Spreads very quickly, grows easily from cutting and is drought tolerant. Over time it can get as dense as a hedge. The blooms rarely last past noon in the heat, but are ever blooming. Photographed in Barranquilla where it is very common.

Shrub of a blue-violet flowers of a ruellia brittoniana
Smiling attractive girl next to purple Ruellia flowers
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