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Thelesperma burridgeanum

Thelesperma burridgeanum

Thelesperma burridgeanum

Synonym(s) Cosmidium burridgeanum
Family asteraceae
Life cycle annual
Flowers gold/brown (summer)
Size 18"
Light sun
From seed germinate at room temperature. exposure to light is probably helpful.
detailed seed-starting info below
Seed ripensmid-July

Ah, I like these! First time to try this year. The flowers are similar to coreopsis, golden with a chocolate center, while the leaves are very narrow, almost grassy. The photos here are our first impression, young plants in early June.

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 T&M '04, via trade. Baggy 70F with light (84%G, 6-11d)
  2. Seed from '05 garden. Baggy 70F with light (92%G, 4-9d)
  3. Seed from '06 garden. Baggy 70F with light (87%G, 5-10d)

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