General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Annual
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Plant Height: 10 to 18 inches
Plant Spread: 12 to 24 inches
Flowers: Showy
Other: Scent of Cloves
Flower Color: Purple
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
Late summer or early fall
Late fall or early winter
Underground structures: Taproot
Uses: Groundcover
Containers: Suitable for hanging baskets
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Patent/Plant Breeders' Rights: PP: 12014 Can. Can.: 1634

Trade name information:
Trade Name: Bluebird
Cultivar name: 'Hubbird'
Common names
  • Nemesia
Also sold as:
  • Blue Bird

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