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Tragopogon dubius

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Features

  • BloomsJuly
  • Height0.8m to 1m
  • Growth HabitStalked clump
  • Flower ColourPale yellow, white
  • Leaf ColourGreen

Description

Tragopogon dubius. This is an upright biennial herb which grows about 1m tall, with basal grass-like leaves. The flowers are lemon-white and star-shaped, open the morning and close during the day.

Characteristics

Annual or Perennial

Origin

Europe to W. Asia

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Needs

  • LightFull sun
  • HardinessFully hardy (min -15°C)
  • SoilClay, Heavy, Light, Medium

Cultivation

They are frost hardy and will adaptable to most soils. They all prefer a sunny position.

Propagation

You can propagate from seeds which are sown in spring.

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