A picture of a Wishbone flower

Wishbone flower

Torenia fournieri

Also known as

Bluewings

Partial Shade
Tender

H2

RHS hardiness

1°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

30cm

Max

30cm

15cm

Min

20cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Wishbone flower Overview

This is a tender upright bushy annual with toothed leaves and tiny blue-purple blossoms with yellow or white throats. The flowers are trumpet-shaped and will bloom from early summer to the first frost.

How to propagate Wishbone flower

Seed

You can propagate from seed in the spring.

Other uses of Wishbone flower

Container, window-box, greenhouse, border, edging