Schizopetalon
Schizopetalon walkeri 'Milky Way'

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
Registered or introduced: 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

Gardeners' Notes:

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RatingContent
Positive

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