Calvoa sessiflora *cuttings*


This pretty Melastomaceae has freckled leaves and a tendency to create little beads of moisture on its leaf surfaces.  At first, it may look like pest damage, but it is not.  Other Melastomes sometimes do this as well, including Monolena primulifolia.  C. sessifolia can develop into a small bush around 18″, but is easy to trim back to a smaller size.  I can’t seem to find out much about this one! One online source said it’s from Central Africa, but I cannot find any publications documenting its origins.  

Available plants are offered as multiple cuttings of 4-6″ stems.  They will be shipped bare root.

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