Common Fiddleneck
Amsinckia menziesii var. intermedia

Family: Boraginaceae
Genus: Amsinckia (am-SING-kee-uh) (Info)
Species: menziesii var. intermedia

Category:

Annuals

Height:

6-12 in. (15-30 cm)

12-18 in. (30-45 cm)

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Spacing:

6-9 in. (15-22 cm)

9-12 in. (22-30 cm)

Hardiness:

Unknown - Tell us

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Danger:

Seed is poisonous if ingested

Bloom Color:

Bright Yellow

Bloom Time:

Late Winter/Early Spring

Mid Spring

Late Spring/Early Summer

Foliage:

Herbaceous

Other details:

May be a noxious weed or invasive

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Soil pH requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:

Non-patented

Propagation Methods:

Unknown - Tell us

Seed Collecting:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Phoenix, Arizona

Salome, Arizona

Tucson, Arizona

Acton, California

Malibu, California

San Jose, California

Simi Valley, California

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Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral

On Nov 13, 2006, frostweed from Josephine, Arlington, TX (Zone 8a) wrote:

Common Fiddleneck, Amsinckia menziesii var. intermedia, is native to Texas and other States.