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Incarvillea delavayi

Incarvillea delavayi
hardy gloxinia
Incarvillea delavayi
This one, also a second-year plant grown from a different seed source, has a slightly different look to its leaves

Common name hardy gloxinia
Family bignoniaceae
Life cycle perennial (Z6-10)
Flowers magenta (June)
Size 18-24"
Light sun-part shade
Cultural notes average soil (not too dry)
From seed germinates at room temperature
detailed seed-starting info below

Finally got a couple of these germinated and through a summer and winter, to see them bloom. Most of last year's seedlings didn't return, but two close to the house did.

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 trade '03. Baggy, 70F (88%G, 7d)

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