Native Region: China
Zone Range: 6-8
Preferred Climate: temperate
Harvest Date: Sunday 04 August, 2013
Seed count: 20-25
This tap-rooted perennial has basal rosettes of pinnate green leaves and bears racemes of tubular, trumpet-shaped rose-pink to purple flowers in summer. Height 24 inches; spread 12 inches.
For maximum freshness, please keep seed refrigerated in its original packaging until it is time to plant. Sow seed in containers in a cold frame in spring or fall. Keep fall-sown seedlings frost -free over winter. Seedlings may take three years to flower. Grow in fertile, moist but well-drained soil in full sun.