"Kanakambaram, or Crossandra infundibuliformis, is a tropical shrub that is grown as a potted plant in the colder climates (below 40°F). In India it is known as Kanakambaram in the South and Aboli or priyadarsha in the Northern States. The Salmon to Orange flowers are often strung along with Jasmine flowers into strands and used to adorn women's hair . The tube-shaped blossoms are flattened into a 5-lobed ring. The plant can grow from 2-3 feet tall outdoors. 2-4"" plants in pots.
We often offer four varieties varieties: Florida Summer, Florida Sunset , Florida Flame, & Tropical Yellow Splash!
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Latin Name & Planting Guidance
Latin Name: Crossandra infundibuliformis
Hindi Name: Priyadarsha प्रियदर्श
Marathi Name: Aboli अबोली
Kannada Name: Kanakaambara ಕನಕಾಂಬರ
Tamil Name: Kanakamparam கனகாம்பரம்
Malayalam Name: Priyadarshini പ്ര്യദര്ശിനീ