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Dracocephalum moldavica

Dracocephalum moldavica
Moldavian dragonhead
'Snow Dragon', a white cultivar

Common name Moldavian dragonhead
Family lamiaceae
Life cycle hardy annual
Flowers blue
Size 2'
Light sun-part shade
Cultural notes ordinary garden soil
From seed germinate at room temperature
detailed seed-starting info below
Seed ripensextended period, starting mid-August

Upright plants with blue flower spikes all summer. Easy, reaches a nice full size by late spring.

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 '03 trade. Baggy 70F (100%G, 4d)
  2. Seed from '04 garden. Baggy 70F (70%G, 4d)
  3. Same seed as above. Baggy 70F (26%G, 4-7d)
  4. Seed for 'Snow Dragon' from '06 trade. Baggy 70F (45%G, 4d)
  5. Seed for 'Snow Dragon' from '07 garden. Baggy 70F (89%G, 3d)

Self-seeds sparingly in our garden, but not enough to keep them going reliably year to year. Limited long-term viability.

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