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Onosma echioides

Common name golden drops
Family boraginaceae
Life cycle perennial (Z7?)
Flowers pale yellow (summer)
Size 6-12"
Light sun
Cultural notes well-drained soil

Tufted, hairy perennial native to rocky sites and dry meadows in southern Europe. Hardiness in our garden is questionable.

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 '10 trade. Baggy 70F (40%G, 6-23d)
  2. Same seed as above. Baggy 70F (20%G, 5-32d)

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