I like to try different skullcaps - but find most of them difficult to grow from seed. So it is with this one - a single seedling, and judging from online information, it's a bit of a finnicky plant. I don't even know where in our garden we can provide excellent drainage, dry gritty soil, and part shade. But we'll try...
||needs sharply drained soil
This plant used to grow in our garden, but it slipped away...
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- Seed from HPS/MAG '06/'07 exchange. Baggy 70F (24d) - 35F (39d) - 70F (5%G, 12d). Exposure to light did not result in additional germination.
- Same seed as above. Baggy 70F (8w) - 35F (8w) - 70F (6%G, 3d)
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April 17, 2008