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Mirabilis multiflora

Common name showy four o'clock; Froebel's four o'clock
Family nyctaginaceae
Life cycle perennial (Z4-10)
Flowers pink (spring-summer)
Size 24"
Light sun
Cultural notes heat- and drought-tolerant
From seed germinates readily at room temperature
detailed seed-starting info below

Perennial cousin of the common four o'clock, native to the U.S. southwest. Blooms in the summer heat, with hot pink flowers opening in late afternoon. Winter-dormant.

In our garden, this plant grows in the following area: foundation border

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Seed-starting details for this plant

  1. Seed from NARGS '19/'20 exchange. Baggy 70F (60%G, 3-5d)
  2. Same seed as above. Baggy 70F (75%G, 7-11d)

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