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Ligularia japonica

Family asteraceae
Life cycle perennial (Z4-7)
Flowers orange
Size 4'
Light part sun-light shade
Cultural notes moist soil
From seed germinate at room temperature
detailed seed-starting info below

Large, tropical-looking, finely cut leaves mound to three foot tall, with orange daisies held above.

We left this plant behind in our Pennsylvania garden (and wish it well); we don't grow it in Houston.

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Seed-starting details for this plant

  1. Seed from '07 trade. Baggy 70F (3w) - 35F (8w) - 70F (94%G, 3-7d)
  2. Seed from '08 trade. Baggy 70F (30d; 40%G, 18-20d)
  3. Seed for 'Chinese Dragon' from NARGS '14/'15 exchange. Baggy 70F (100%G, 3-8w)

Extended germination - be patient.

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