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Kosteletzkya virginica

Synonym(s) Hibiscus virginicus
Common name seashore mallow
Family malvaceae
Life cycle perennial (Z6-9)
Flowers pink (summer)
Size 3-4'
Light sun
Cultural notes prefers moist soil; can be grown as a pond marginal

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. Baggy 70F (30%G - with some more seeds germinating after each round of scarification with sandpaper.
  2. Same seed as above. Sandpapered, baggy 70F (30%G, 4-16d)

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