A hardy annual native to California, but is easily grown throughout the United States. The delicate, sky blue, cup-shaped flowers continue to bloom throughout spring.
Requires a light, sandy soil with moderate amounts of water.
Prefers partial shade, but in cooler climates can tolerate full sun.
Packet. Avg. 1.5 gm. $3.00
A charmer in wooden barrels and hanging baskets
Suggestions : Borders, rock gardens, hanging baskets.
Miscellaneous: An enjoyable and easily grown variety from seed.
This low growing plant requires little maintenance.
Does not transplant well. Best direct seeded.
Average Planting Success: 80%
Height: 6–12 inches
Germination: 7–30 days
Optimum Soil Temp. for Germination: 55F°–65F°
Sowing Depth: 1/16″
Blooming Period: March—May