Just one of last year's seedlings survived - and I'm glad it did. Compared to Phyteuma orbiculare, which has lived in our garden for several years now, the flowers on this one are less crowded, so that the structure of each one is accentuated.
||ordinary garden soil
||Start at room temperature. Do not cover, needs light to germinate.
detailed seed-starting info below
We left this plant behind in our Pennsylvania garden (and wish it well); we don't grow it in Houston.
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- Seed from '07 trade. Baggy 70F with light (80%G, 9-15d)
- Seed from '08 garden. Baggy 70F with light (90%G, 6-8d)
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February 23, 2010