Baby Blue Eyes (Nemophila menziesii)

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Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Annual
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Plant Height: 6 to 10 inches
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Blue
Bloom Size: 1"-2"
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
Uses: Suitable as Annual
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Seeds: Needs specific temperature: 55 to 65 deg. F
Days to germinate: 7 to 12 days
Depth to plant seed: barely cover
Sow in situ
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon

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The January Not-A-Raffle-Raffle:  The Behemoth Collection of Vegetable and Annual SeedsThe January Not-A-Raffle-Raffle: The Behemoth Collection of Vegetable and Annual Seeds
January 14, 2013

For this month's raffle, in honor of Veggies and Annuals week, Chelle has shocked and thrilled us by putting forward the largest collection of seeds I've ever imagined.

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By _Bleu_
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Date: 2019-03-15
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Location: Bronx NYDate: 2016-05-21Cloudy day.
By bxncbx
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Location: At Annie's Annuals NurseryDate: May 10, 2009 1:30 PM
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Location: At Annie's Annuals NurseryDate: May 10, 2009 1:30 PM
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Location: At Annie's Annuals NurseryDate: 2012-04-24
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Location: ILDate: 2010-06-06
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Location: Athol, MADate: 2019-06-06
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Location: In my Northern California gardenDate: 2013-04-13
By zuzu
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Courtesy Outsidepride
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Photo courtesy of Annie's Annuals and Perennials
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Location: In my Northern California gardenDate: 2009-03-28
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Location: My Northeastern Indiana Gardens - Zone 5bDate: 2012-05-26
By chelle
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Posted by Mindy03 (Delta KY) on Oct 3, 2011 3:45 PM

Valuable source of nectar for honey bees

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Plant Events from our members
lovesblooms On May 12, 2015 Seeds germinated
from direct sowing
lovesblooms On May 6, 2015 Seeds sown
direct
lovesblooms On March 13, 2015 Seeds germinated
lovesblooms On January 29, 2015 Seeds sown
winter sown
MrsBinWY On May 13, 2019 Transplanted
planted out 10 surviving pots of plants in DH's rose bed
MrsBinWY On April 25, 2019 Potted up
14 pots of 15 plants
MrsBinWY On March 16, 2019 Seeds germinated
14 (one way up, rest just emerging)
MrsBinWY On March 9, 2019 Seeds sown
16 seeds from ishareflowers (from Eden Bros. 2017) in milk jug @ cool room temp
KelliW On March 9, 2019 Seeds sown
#50, winter sown
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