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Cobaea scandens

Common name cup and saucer vine; cathedral bells
Family polemoniaceae
Life cycle annual/tender perennial
Flowers purple
Size vine to 20 ft
Light sun
Cultural notes prefers moist soil

Large, showy vine. Tried this a couple times before, and successfully grew seedlings but then lost track of them outside, and never saw blooms. Hopefully better luck this year.

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 '09 trade. Baggy 70F (57%G, 7-10d)
  2. Seed from NARGS '17/'18 exchange. Baggy 70F (33%G, 8-10w). No development of seedlings

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