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Pasithea caerulea

Synonym(s) Anthericum caeruleum
Family xanthorrhoeaceae
Life cycle perennial
Flowers blue (fall)
Light sun
From seed germinate at room temperature
detailed seed-starting info below

The only species in its genus, native to Chile. Grassy leaves, blue flowers with yellow stamens. Dormant in summer, during which it likes to be on the dry side (but not parched).

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 '17/'18 exchange. Baggy 70F (67%G, 6-13d)

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