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Mimulus 'Magic White Blotch'

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Family: Phrymaceae
Genus: Mimulus (MIM-yoo-luss) (Info)
Cultivar: Magic White Blotch

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Category:
Annuals
Tropicals and Tender Perennials

Height:
6-12 in. (15-30 cm)

Spacing:
12-15 in. (30-38 cm)

Hardiness:
USDA Zone 6a: to -23.3 C (-10 F)
USDA Zone 6b: to -20.5 C (-5 F)
USDA Zone 7a: to -17.7 C (0 F)
USDA Zone 7b: to -14.9 C (5 F)
USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)
USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)
USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 C (20 F)
USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)

Sun Exposure:
Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:
N/A

Bloom Color:
Red
Cream/Tan

Bloom Time:
Mid Summer

Foliage:
Herbaceous
Shiny/Glossy-Textured

Other details:
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater
Self-sows freely; deadhead if you do not want volunteer seedlings next season

Soil pH requirements:
5.6 to 6.0 (acidic)
6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)
6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Patent Information:
Non-patented

Propagation Methods:
By dividing the rootball
From softwood cuttings
From seed; direct sow outdoors in fall
From seed; sow indoors before last frost
From seed; direct sow after last frost

Seed Collecting:
Allow pods to dry on plant; break open to collect seeds
Properly cleaned, seed can be successfully stored
N/A: plant does not set seed, flowers are sterile, or plants will not come true from seed

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Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral dicentra63 On Jun 22, 2007, dicentra63 from West Valley City, UT (Zone 6b) wrote:

I raised these plants from seed to plant in the soggy area where my hose leaks.

They do fairly well with lots of water, but they probably don't have enough sun for their taste. They also get very snail/slug-eaten.

Regional...

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

Ewing, Kentucky
North Augusta, South Carolina
Salt Lake City, Utah
Seattle, Washington



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