Torenia Seeds Or Wishbone Seeds

Torenia Flower Seeds or Wishbone Flower Seeds / Clown Flower seeds can be easily collected from the Torenia flower plant. Once the flower ripens and drops, let the ovary which contains seeds of the plant dry off. Do not pluck the bottom of the flower when its color is green. Once the color becomes yellowish and feels dry, then you can pluck it and remove the seeds. Pictures of the seeds of the Torenia plant are given below. The seeds of Torenia plant/Wishbone Flower / Clown Flower resemble fine sand grains.

Torenia SeedsTorenia Seeds with cover  Parts of Flower

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Growing Torenia In Your Garden

Growing Torenia In Your Garden

Also known as the Wishbone flowers or Clown flowers. In India Torenia bloom throughout the year. Torenia seeds need sunlight to germinate. Average life of the plant is about 3 months. Once the flowers bloom, they remain fresh for about 3 days on the plant. The flower then dries and falls off. You can then collect the seeds. The covering of the seeds dries of in about a weeks time and this makes small seeds fall on the ground. Torenia come in various colors. Torenia are available in plant nurseries in Pune.

Torenia Flowers

Light: Full Sun, Partly Shade
Height 6 to 8 Inches
Width 6 Inches
Soil: Well drained soil
Water: Regularly

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