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Ptilotrichum spinosum

Family brassicaceae
Life cycle perennial
Flowers light purple
Size 8"
Light sun
Cultural notes drought-tolerant, needs well-drained soil
From seed germinates readily at room temperature
detailed seed-starting info below

Densely clumping, low-growing perennial with thorny leaves, covered in candytuft-like flowers in spring.

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 '12/'13 exchange. Baggy 70F (63%G, 4d)

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