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General Needs

  • LightFull sun
  • HardinessFully hardy (min -15°C)
  • SoilWell drained, Fertile

Description

Gilia genus. There are about 30 species of annuals, biennials and perennials in the phlox family. The leaves are basal and feathery with finely divided upright panicles of small funnel to trumpet-shaped flowers which will form dense clusters that appear in the spring and summer.

Characteristics

Annuals or Perennials, Herbaceous

Origin

S.W. N.America, W & S.America

Interest and use

Suitable for coastal conditions.

Cultivation

Stems may need support, especially on windy sites.

Propagation

You can propagate by seeds sown outdoors in the spring, or in early autumn for early flowering the following year.

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