Five Spot

 

 

Nemophila maculata

 

Hydrophyllaceae

 

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Form: Annual
Seasonality
: Sow seed in the fall, blooms in the spring

Size: 8 inches high by 8 inches wide
Leaves
: Furry, pale green fern-like leaves
Flowers
: 1 inch blue flowers, each petal has a large spot on the edge
Fruit
: Seed
Stems/Trunks
: Small and delicate
Range/Origin
: California
Hardiness
: Sunset Zones 1-9, 12-24

Comments: No thorns, broadcast seed in place

 

CULTURAL REQUIREMENTS:

         Exposure: Full or partial sun

         Water: Regular watering

         Soil: Rich, well drained

        Propagation: Seed

         Maintenance: Minimal

 

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