Salpiglossis - Stained Glass Flower
Annual - Shade tolerant
Trumpet shaped single and double flowers bloom in many shades of cream, yellow, orange, red, blue, purple, to nearly black with vivid contrasting gold veins. The patterns created by the overlaying veins give the flower a stained glass appearance.
Salpiglossis will grow in full sun during the cooler weather but prefers some shade during the heat of a summer afternoon. Lightly fragrant flowers, good cut flower, or container plant.
Planting time - indoors 6-8 weeks before last frost date.
Height - 12 to 18 inches
Germinates in - 10-20 days
Sowing Depth - 1/8 inch
Row spacing - 6-10 inches
Seed spacing - 1 inch
Thinning - when plants are 3 inches tall thin to 3 inches apart.
Net weight 200 MG (Estimated 800 seeds)