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Dodecatheon amethystinum

Common name jeweled shooting star
Family primulaceae
Life cycle perennial (Z3-7)
Flowers magenta
Size 12-18"
Light part- full shade
Cultural notes moist soil

Low rosette of leaves, with eye-popping flowers on stalks above.

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 '07 trade. Pot outside 12/7/07. Seedlings by April 7th

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