Godetia (Clarkia amoena)

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Botanical names:
Clarkia amoena Accepted
Godetia azaleaflora Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Annual
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Plant Height: 30-40 cm
Plant Spread: 40-50 cm
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
Bi-Color: soft and bright pink
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Late summer or early fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Suitable as Annual
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Seeds: Days to germinate: Up to 21 days
Depth to plant seed: cover the seeds thin
Suitable for wintersowing
Sow in situ
Start indoors
Can handle transplanting
Other info: Space 6-9 inches apart. Serially sow to prolong bloom.
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon


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Plant Events from our members
chelle On March 20, 2015 Seeds sown
Direct sown - Ash tree bed
lovesblooms On May 7, 2015 Seeds sown
direct in woodland-shade type spot
lovesblooms On April 20, 2015 Seeds germinated
lovesblooms On February 7, 2015 Seeds sown
winter sown
piksihk On March 1, 2018 Seeds sown
ed hume seeds; double azalea; round bed
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