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Common names:
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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Plant Height: 18 to 28 inches
Plant Spread: Spreading
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
Bloom Size: 2"-3"
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Uses: Groundcover
Cut Flower
Will Naturalize
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Seeds: Provide light
Self fertile
Needs specific temperature: Optimal soil temperature for germination is 68 degrees.
Days to germinate: 14 to 28 days
Depth to plant seed: 1/16 inches
Suitable for wintersowing
Sow in situ
Start indoors
Can handle transplanting
Other info: Sow seed in containers in a cold frame in spring. Alpine species should be sown in an open frame.
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Root
Other: take basal root cuttings
Pollinators: Self
Moths and Butterflies
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon
Suitable in 3 gallon or larger


Photo gallery:
Location: In my garden, Cottage-in-the-Meadow Gardens, South Amana, IADate: Late spring
By LarryR
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Location: My gardenDate: 2019-12-17
By piksihk
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Date: 2011-06-23
By joy
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Location: Kalama, WaDate: 2011-06-23
By joy
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Location: In my garden in Kalama, Wa.Date: 2008-06-15
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Location: In my garden in Kalama, Wa.
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Location: In my garden in Kalama, Wa.Date: Early Summer
By Joy
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Location: In my garden in Kalama, Wa.Date: 2008-06-21
By Joy
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Location: Indiana  Zone 5Date: 2012-06-05The spots are on the inside and bleed through to the outer shell
By gardengus
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Location: My garden in Kalama, Wa. Zone 8Date: 2012-06-16
By Joy
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Plant Events from our members
aspenhill On May 4, 2012 Obtained plant
DG David (greenthumb99) and Pat (ecnalg) - qty 3;SSG
aspenhill On May 21, 2011 Obtained plant
DG David (greenthumb99) and Pat (ecnalg) - qty 1;X-FSB
gardengus On June 3, 2016 Bloomed
gardengus On June 1, 2015 Bloomed
piksihk On December 17, 2019 Bloomed
Still blooming
piksihk On August 28, 2019 Bloomed
piksihk On March 3, 2018 Transplanted
WG frt bed
piksihk On October 12, 2015 Plant Ended (Removed, Died, Discarded, etc)
piksihk On August 2, 2014 Transplanted
front bed
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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2021 Spring Plant Swap - CHAT by RickM May 31, 2021 1:26 PM 130
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Plant names similar to human names by Thegoldenone80 Oct 10, 2017 1:10 PM 17
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2016 Spring Plant Swap Chat by critterologist May 11, 2016 1:22 PM 579
2016 Garden Chat and Photos by ssgardener Sep 28, 2020 9:48 AM 1,947
Who is saving seeds this fall? by mom2goldens Oct 21, 2014 12:53 PM 100

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