Navelwort (Omphalodes cappadocica)

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Partial Shade to Full Shade
Water Preferences: Wet Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 2 -45.6 °C (-50 °F) to -42.8 °C (-45°F)
Plant Height: 6-8 inches
Plant Spread: More than 12 inches
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Blue
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Late winter or early spring
Late spring or early summer
Underground structures: Rhizome
Uses: Groundcover
Cut Flower
Resistances: Rabbit Resistant
Propagation: Seeds: Provide darkness
Stratify seeds: 4 weeks 4 º C
Suitable for wintersowing
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon
Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Awards and Recognitions: RHS AGM

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Posted by yurikashtanov (St.Petersburg, or Sochi, or North Smolensk reg., Russia; Los Frailes, Ecuador - Zone 10a) on Jan 16, 2013 8:36 AM

The plant achieves lush blooming in April.

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