General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Annual
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Plant Height: 6 inches
Plant Spread: 12 inches
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Blue
Bi-Color: Blue with pink eye
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Late summer or early fall
Uses: Groundcover
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Propagation: Seeds: Provide light
Days to germinate: 30 - 42 days
Depth to plant seed: surface sow

Common names
  • Blue Flowered Scarlet Pimpernel
Botanical names
  • Accepted: Lysimachia arvensis var. caerulea
  • Synonym: Anagallis arvensis var. caerulea

Photo Gallery
Location: Nora's Garden - Castlegar, B.C.
Date: 2019-06-26
- A strong blue flower, but the plant looks very fragile.
Location: Stuart, OK
Date: 2017-06-05
Location: Boca Risco - Madeira
Date: 2023-04-21
Location: Boca Risco - Madeira
Date: 2023-04-21

Anagallis caerulea Otto Wilhelm Thomé Flora von Deutschland, Ös
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Correct ID? by RuuddeBlock Jul 21, 2023 8:48 PM 1

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