Exacum affine

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Noun1.Exacum affine - perennial cultivated especially as a houseplant for its fragrant bluish to dark lavender flowers
Exacum, genus Exacum - genus of tropical Asiatic and African plants: especially Persian violets
houseplant - any of a variety of plants grown indoors for decorative purposes
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hildebrandtii, Cissus hamaderohensis, Dracaena cinnabari, Exacum affine, Cleome socotrana, Jatropha unicostata and Kalanchoe farinacea.
ARTHUR Grady of Bromsgrove told me he is looking for a small packet of Exacum affine.