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Barbarea vulgaris 'Variegata'

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Family: Brassicaceae (brass-ih-KAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Barbarea (bar-BAR-ree-uh) (Info)
Species: vulgaris (vul-GAIR-iss) (Info)
Cultivar: Variegata

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Category:
Herbs
Perennials

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

Spacing:
6-9 in. (15-22 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)

Sun Exposure:
Full Sun
Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:
Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:
Bright Yellow

Bloom Time:
Late Winter/Early Spring
Mid Spring
Late Spring/Early Summer

Foliage:
Grown for foliage
Evergreen
Variegated
Shiny/Glossy-Textured

Other details:
This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater
Self-sows freely; deadhead if you do not want volunteer seedlings next season

Soil pH requirements:
Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:
Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:
Unknown - Tell us

Seed Collecting:
Unknown - Tell us

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Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral berrygirl On Mar 19, 2007, berrygirl from Braselton, GA (Zone 7b) wrote:

2-18" - plant 8" apart. zone 6-8. Foliage remains evergreen and lusciously glossy marbled with cream. Bright yellow flowers are present all summer. Can be edible - use like watercress. Remove flowers to encourage vegetative growth. Strong attractive variegated foliage.

Allow to self sow if spreading is wanted.
Blooms: Early Spring to Late Spring, Early summer
Flower Color: Yellow
Sun-Shade: Full Sun to Mostly Sunny
Accent Color: Yellow
Soil Condition: Normal
Plant Height: Short
Zones: z6,z7,z8

Regional...

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

Calistoga, California



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