Cyanotis somaliensis has a common name of “Pussy Ears”. The leaves are long and narrow, olive-green in color, and covered with white hairs. The mauve-blue flowers appear sporadically in the summer. Cyanotis somaliensis`s pussy ears adds a lot of texture to a collection of houseplants. Because it has a creeping or trailing habit, pussy ears is excellent in hanging planters or tall containers. But, you can also grow it in a low, shallow pot and let it grow horizontally on a tabletop, mantle, desk, or another surface to great effect. A relatively small plant, pussy ears is ideal on its own or in terrariums or indoor fairy gardens.