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PlantFiles: Schizopetalon
Schizopetalon walkeri 'Milky Way'

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Family: Brassicaceae (brass-ih-KAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Schizopetalon (skitz-oh-PET-uh-lon) (Info)
Species: walkeri (WAL-ker-ee) (Info)
Cultivar: Milky Way
Hybridized by Sahin; Year of Registration or Introduction: 1981

Category:
Annuals

Height:
24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

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

Hardiness:
Unknown - Tell us

Sun Exposure:
Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:
Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:
White/Near White

Bloom Time:
Late Spring/Early Summer

Foliage:
Herbaceous

Other details:
Flowers are fragrant

Soil pH requirements:
5.6 to 6.0 (acidic)

Patent Information:
Unknown - Tell us

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

Seed Collecting:
Allow pods to dry on plant; break open to collect seeds

Profile:

1 positive
No neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive saya On Feb 25, 2007, saya from Heerlen
Netherlands (Zone 8b) wrote:

Common English name is Postage Stamp Flower. The square flowers, like postage stamps, are sweetly scented and open at night.
Hardy Annual - Half Hardy Annual



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