Callirhoe involucrata var. tenuissima seeds -(Poppy Mallow, Winecups)

$4.60

Description

Picture courtesy of Jelitto Seeds

This plant has bright pink poppy like flowers on a hanging , trailing , low growing , ground cover like plant. It is drought tolerant, and will self -seed moderately if the conditions are to its liking.

Sowing advice

Cover seeds with a layer of moist seed raising mix.The seed requires a warm period of +25 to +30°C and moist conditions for about 4–5 weeks .Put the pot into a plastic bag and seal. Then the seed needs very cool conditions , approximately +2°C. Leave for about 80 days under these conditions. During this period keep in the dark and cold. Then increase temperature and light gradually.

Additional information

Classification

Hardy Perennial

Common Name

Poppy Mallow, Winecups

Family

Malvaceae

Maximum Height

approx 20 cm

Number of seeds in packet

approx 20