Syn. Geum chiloense
Native Region: Chile
Zone Range: 7-11
Preferred Climate: temperate
Harvest Date: Tuesday 24 July, 2018
Seed count: 20-25
This low-maintenance perennial has pinnatisect, toothed green leaves borne in basal rosettes and produces orange-red 5-petaled flowers from spring to summer on wiry stems. Flowers attract bees and butterflies. Height and spread is 16 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 autumn or spring. Grow in fertile, well-drained soil in full sun. Deadhead regularly to prolong bloom.