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Tigridia chiapensis

Family iridaceae
Life cycle perennial (Z7)
Flowers white/yellow (summer)
Size 8"
Light sun
Cultural notes moist soil

Summer-flowering, winter-dormant bulb from Mexico. Flowers have three symmetrically arranged petals, white on their farther extents, and yellow in the center, with darker markings near the transition.

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 '19/'20 exchange. Baggy 70F (9%G, 37d); no development
  2. Seed from NARGS '19/'20 exchange. Baggy 70F (17%G, 17-20d)

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