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PlantFiles: Pagosa ipomopsis
Ipomopsis polyantha

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Family: Polemoniaceae (po-le-moh-nee-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Ipomopsis (ip-oh-MOP-sis) (Info)
Species: polyantha (pol-ee-ANTH-uh) (Info)

Category:
Biennials

Height:
12-18 in. (30-45 cm)
18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Spacing:
Unknown - Tell us

Hardiness:
Unknown - Tell us

Sun Exposure:
Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:
Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:
Pale Yellow
White/Near White

Bloom Time:
Unknown - Tell us

Foliage:
Unknown - Tell us

Other details:
This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds

Soil pH requirements:
Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:
Non-patented

Propagation Methods:
Unknown - Tell us

Seed Collecting:
Unknown - Tell us

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Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral Cville_Gardener On Jul 21, 2013, Cville_Gardener from Highland Rim of TN
United States (Zone 7a) wrote:

Seeds form a mucilaginous (secreting sticky mucous) coat after they are wet. Seeds germinate much faster in Mancos Shale soil than in potting soil. Mature seeds germinate to form rosettes that produce flowering stalks during the next growing season, or they may persist as rosettes for a year or more until conditions are right for flowering. Plants produce abundant fruits and seeds, but have no known mechanism for long-distance dispersal. After seeds are mature, the plants dry up and die.



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