- Light Requirement is Full Sun to Full Shade
- Height 8-16 Inches
- Width 8-10 Inches
- Use as a filler when using in containers
- Adds color to sunny or shady areas of the garden!
The white with yellow throat snapdragon-like flowers of Torenia Catalina White Linen really stand out against its bright green foliage. This plant will add color to your garden from spring through your first frost in either sunny or shady environments, plus those in between. This short wishbone flower will grow to between 8 and 16 inches tall with a 4 to 5-inch spread in a mounded growth pattern.
Use Torenia Catalina White Linen in container gardens and flower beds. It makes a lovely ground cover in shady areas. Use it as a filler plant in container gardens. It may begin to trail later in the season depending on how tall it grows. It looks great when used alone, with other color wishbone flowers, or with other annuals. The pretty flowers attract hummingbirds, and the plant is deer resistant. In 2008, Better Homes and Gardens listed it as one of 20 Top New Annuals and Warm-Climate Perennials.
Catalina® White Linen Wishbone Flower Care
In general, this plant is low maintenance. It has average water and fertilizer needs. Deadheading is not necessary for it to continuously produce blossoms. Mix fertilizer or compost into your garden soil before planting and regularly fertilize container-grown plants for the best possible performance.
Torenia Catalina White Linen is typically grown as an annual but is hardy on USDA planting zones 10 and 11. It may survive indoors as a houseplant over the winter because it can tolerate low light conditions.
Catalina® White Linen Wishbone Flower Spacing
Space plants 8 to 10 inches apart in garden beds and 4 to 5 inches apart in pots for a fuller look.
Catalina® White Linen Wishbone Flower Information
|USDA Hardiness Zones: 10-11|
|Flower Color(s): White|
|Bloom Period: Planting To Frost|
|Foliage Color(s) Green|
|Light Exposure: Full Sun to Full Shade|
|Height Class: Short|
|Height: 8-16 Inches|
|Spread: 8-10 Inches|
|Spacing: 8-10 Inches|
|Drought Tolerant: No|
|Attracts: Birds, Hummingbirds|
|Container Role: Filler|
|Use Types: Combinations, Container, Landscape|
|Features: Continuous Bloom or Rebloomer, Low Maintenance, Deadheading Not Necessary, Pollinator Attractor|
|Scientific Name: Torenia 'DANCAT153' USPP 19,997|
|Common Name: Catalina® White Linen Wishbone Flower|
|Plant Type: Annual|
|Brand: Proven Winners|
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Plant Addicts guarantees your plant(s) will arrive happy and healthy, but the plant(s) are being shipped through the mail and accidents happen. If the plant is dead, has dried out roots or the incorrect item was shipped just notify Plant Addicts within 3 days upon delivery. We may ask for pictures but will try to make it as easy as possible for you. Please note plant(s) with damaged branches or wilted leaves will not qualify for this guarantee. Plants are very resilient and will rebound quickly when cared for correctly.
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The warranty is purchased on a per plant basis and must be purchased at the same time as the plant purchase. We will cover 100% of the price of the plant but the warranty does not cover shipping cost. Simply let us know if your plant has died within one year of receiving it and we’ll get you a new one shipped out. We may ask for photos for documentation purposes but again we’ll try to make it as easy as possible.
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Special Order Colors: 8 weeks - this is due to the planter being custom made with the color(s) of your choice
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- If there is extreme heat we’ll delay shipping.
- We’ll have to review what areas the plants are traveling through along with your location
Once your plant is shipped you’ll receive an email with tracking information. Depending on the above criteria we’ll ship your plant(s) towards beginning of the following week from your order. We put together this helpful guide of what to do when you receive your plants in the mail.
It is important to know that all of our plants are clearly labeled for which growing zones the plant can survive in. The plants are thoroughly trialed and tested in every growing zone before we state the plant can grow in a zone. Again, our #1 priority is to ship the plants to you healthy and ready to thrive in your location. So we will do everything in our power to do so.