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Montiopsis umbellata

Synonym(s) Talinum umbellatum; Calandrinia umbellata
Family portulacaceae
Life cycle perennial (Z7)
Flowers red-violet (summer)
Size 4-6"
Light sun
From seed germinate at room temperature
detailed seed-starting info below

Species from South America, which may be marginally hardy in our garden.

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 NARGS '11/'12 exchange. Baggy 70F (76%G, 5-12d)
  2. Same seed as above, cold-stored through summer. Baggy 70F (65%G, 3-6d)

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