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Malcolmia maritima

 
Malcolmia maritima

Synonym(s) Cheiranthus maritimus
Common name Virginia stock
Family brassicaceae
Life cycle annual
Flowers various colors (summer)
Size 12"
Light sun
From seed germinate at room temperature
detailed seed-starting info below

Four-petaled flowers in various pastel shades, with frilly, carrot-like leaves. The one year we grew them, they never reached much of an impact, and were nearly impossible to favorably photograph. They got good growing conditions, not sure what we did wrong.

This plant used to grow in our garden, but it slipped away...

Seed for this plant is included on my seed trade list

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Seed-starting details for this plant

  1. Seed from '08 trade. Baggy 70F (71%G, 4-7d)


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