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Collinsia heterophylla - Chinese Houses (Seed)

Collinsia heterophylla - Chinese Houses (Seed)

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  • Collinsia heterophylla - Chinese Houses (Seed)
    • Collinsia heterophylla - Chinese Houses (Seed)
    • Collinsia heterophylla - Chinese Houses (Seed)
    • Collinsia heterophylla - Chinese Houses (Seed)

    Collinsia heterophylla - Chinese Houses (Seed)

    Common name derives from pagoda-like whorls of lavender and white flowers. Color varies from lilac to rose-purple to all white. Prefers light shade. Does well under oaks.

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    Plant Characteristics
    Species NameCollinsia heterophylla
    Common NameChinese Houses
    Plant TypeAnnuals
    Height by Width2ft. x 1ft.
    Flower ColorPurple, Violet, Lavender, White, Cream
    Flowering MonthsMarch, April, May, June
    Sun ExposureInland-Shade
    Water RequirementLow
    Soil TypeAny
    Sowing SeasonFall/Winter
    Sowing Difficulty Level*Easy
    Seeds Per Packet1340
     
    Sowing Rates
    1 oz--
    1/4 lbs--
    1/2 lbs--
    1 lbs--

    * Sowing difficulty levels:
    • Easy: Sow in-ground or in pots with simple or no pretreatment
    • Moderate: Sow in-ground or in pots with pretreatment; may produce staggered germination
    • Difficult: Sow in pots with pretreatment and stratification; may produce staggered germination
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