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Luculia pinceana

Luculia pinceana

Botanical Name:    Luculia pinceana

Common Name(s):    Luculia

Family:    Rubiaceae

Genus:    Luculia

Species:    L.pinceana

Plant Type:    Shrub

Height:    2-10 m

Spread:    /

Bloom Time:    Mid Winter

Bloom Color(s):    Pink

Leaves:    elliptic, elliptic-oblong, or oblanceolate

Range:    southern Asia


Luculia pinceana is a species of flowering plant in the Rubiaceae family. It is native to Southwest China, India, Myanmar, Nepal, Vietnam. It is a shrub plant that grows to 2-10 m. The leaves are elliptic, elliptic-oblong, or oblanceolate, 5-22 cm long and 2-8 cm broad. The flower are pink, with five petals. It blooms in mid winter. It can be propagated by seed or stem cuttings.

How to Grow

Sun:    Full Sun to Part Shade

Water:    Medium

Soil:    Well-drained

Propagation:    Seeds, Cutting