Peristrophe bivalves are the accepted name of a species in
the genus Peristrophe. It may be called magenta plant. Magneta is a herbaceous
perennial plant growing to 0.3–1 m tall. The leaves are lanceolate to
ovoid-acute, 20–75 mm long and 10–35 mm wide. The flowers are two-lobed, the
long axis up to 50 mm long; they are magenta to reddish-violet.
Plant your Magenta Leaf plants in full shade, or morning
sun, keep the soil moist. Need to protect from frost. You can grow it in a pot and
bring it inside during the frost/winter. OR, you can grow it in the ground and
dig it up to bring inside.
Height: 1 to 2 feet,
spread 18 to 36 inches wide
well, drained soil.
is a highly nutritious plant, rich in Vitamins C and E, essential fatty acids,
iron, calcium, minerals, and antioxidants which are good for dealing with free
Make a bouquet
of magenta flower and gift it to your special one
is also in decoration.
contains even more protein