|Traditional flowering perennial widely grown as an
annual in colder regions. Bright to dark green
leaves are oval and finely-toothed, 5inches long.
Masses of dazzling white, pink, orange, red or
violet flowers to 1-2 inches wide smother light
green leaves throughout the summer.
Ideal for brightening a shady garden or for adding
color to patios. Requires shady, moist soil.
'Spectra', one of the New Guinea Group cultivars
are grown from seed. From summer to autumn, bears
many deep rose-pink, scarlet-red, salmon-pink,
lavender or white flowers with som