Buy 10 Ecbolium Ligustrinum Seeds grown organically in my garden. Blue Fox Tail is a shrubby plant, with 4-sided flower-spikes at the end of branches. Bracts are oval, entire, mucronate. Leaves are elliptic-oblong, narrowed at both ends, velvety. Flowers are large, greenish blue. Upper lip of the flower is linear, reflex. Blue Fox Tail is is a shrub, endemic to India and found in Mumbai and Konkan region. They are also heirloom seeds.
All the seeds I sell are from my own garden. I always make sure to send fresh seeds so the germination rate should be higher. However, there is no guarantee if the seeds don’t germinate due to some reason. Please check the plant requirements, the growing season and other details about this plant when you buy the seeds.
Common names: Ecbolium Ligustrinum, Ecbolium Linneanum, Blue Fox Tail, Blue Justicia, Green Ice Crossandra, Green Shrimp Plant, Ecbolium Viride, Turquoise Crossandra, Sanskrit: Nila-Sahacharah, Bengali: Neel Kantha, Hindi: Udajati, Kannada: Kappubobbuli, Kappukuruni, Malayalam: Karinkurinni, Kuranta, Ranaboli, Ekboli, Tamil: Nilambari, Telugu: Chikatiquratappa, Nakkatoka
Classification: Evergreen perennial shrub
Bloom Season: Late spring to late summer
Watering: Medium – do not allow the soil to dry out.
Climate: Heat-tolerant, cold-sensitive, tropical.
Soil Type: Well-drained, loamy
Sunlight: Partial Shade
Soil pH: 5.8 – 6.2