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Callirhoe digitata

Synonym(s) Callirhoe bushii
Common name fringed poppy mallow
Family malvaceae
Life cycle perennial (Z5-8)
Flowers magenta (summer)
Size 2-4'
From seed Remove husks, scarify, germinate at room temperature.
detailed seed-starting info below

From what I've read, this is a more upright version of winecups, with palmately divided leaves.

This plant used to grow in our garden, but it slipped away...

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Seed-starting details for this plant

  1. Seed from '06/'07 HPS/MAG exchange. Removed wedge-shaped husks, scarified the brown bean-shaped seeds between sandpaper. Baggy 70F (85%G, 5-30d)
  2. Seed from NARGS '08/'09 exchange. Dehusked, scarified with sandpaper. Baggy 70F (71%G, 5-23d)

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