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Common names:
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Botanical names:
Isotoma axillaris Accepted
Laurentia axillaris Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 9a -6.7 °C (20 °F) to -3.9 °C (25 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 10b
Plant Height: 6 inches
Plant Spread: 1-2 feet
Flower Color: Blue
Flower Time: Spring
Uses: Groundcover
Resistances: Deer Resistant


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Posted by CarolineScott (Calgary - Zone 4a) on Jun 12, 2014 8:13 PM

Laurentia is grown as an annual in Canada.
The cultivars grown here are slightly taller than 6 inches.

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