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Tiny annual with hot pink blooms. Foliage looks like something from a Dr. Suess book. Grows in full sun on shallow soils with sparse vegetation. In cultivation, plants can grow much larger than wild ones. Attracts native bees. (wild collected from Lane County).

  • Height: 3-6”
  • Width: 3-6”
  • Water: moist to very dry
  • Sun: Full sun
  • Bloom time: April
  • Direct sowing: Best sown in fall or early spring. Seeds germinate best in cooler temps.
  • Growing transplants: Seeds are not dormant, but benefit from exposure to cool temps (less than 50 degrees for 7 days) then germinate in temps between 60-65 degrees.




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