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Lindelofia longiflora

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Family: Boraginaceae
Genus: Lindelofia (lin-del-LOH-fee-uh) (Info)
Species: longiflora (lon-jee-FLO-ruh) (Info)

Synonym:Lindelofia spectabilis

Category:
Alpines and Rock Gardens
Perennials

Height:
18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Spacing:
18-24 in. (45-60 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:
Full Sun

Danger:
Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:
Medium Blue

Bloom Time:
Late Spring/Early Summer

Foliage:
Herbaceous

Other details:
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Soil pH requirements:
Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:
Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:
From seed; direct sow outdoors in fall
From seed; sow indoors before last frost

Seed Collecting:
Unknown - Tell us

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Profile:

1 positive
No neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive spadyx On May 29, 2012, spadyx from Milwaukee, WI wrote:

Beautiful blue color - like a smaller sized borage (same family). Reseeds, but not invasive. Native to the western Himalayas.

Regional...

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

Wauwatosa, Wisconsin



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