Poor Man's Orchid (Schizanthus pinnatus)

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Annual
Fruit: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
Purple
White
Flower Size: 1"-2"
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Summer
Late summer or early fall
Uses: Suitable as Annual
Propagation: Seeds: Suitable for wintersowing
Sow in situ
Start indoors
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon
Suitable in 3 gallon or larger

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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
By dave, 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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Location: In my garden in Kalama, Wa.Date: 2006-07-09
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Location: In my garden in Kalama, Wa.Date: Mid Summer
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Plant Events from our members
piksihk On March 8, 2016 Seeds sown
piksihk On January 22, 2015 Obtained plant
ed hume seeds; just seeds
piksihk On May 31, 2014 Plant Ended (Removed, Died, Discarded, etc)
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Favorite Annuals? by vma4922 Jun 18, 2017 4:14 AM 121
Correctly Identify this annual and win 10 acorns by magnolialover Sep 7, 2015 11:51 AM 14
What has sprouted? by kqcrna May 16, 2010 6:32 PM 55
Let's See Your JUGS! by Joannabanana Sep 6, 2012 8:17 PM 203

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