Nigella Species, Pinwheel Nigella

Nigella ciliaris

Family: Ranunculaceae (ra-nun-kew-LAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Nigella (ny-JELL-luh) (Info)
Species: ciliaris (sil-ee-AIR-iss) (Info)

Category:

Annuals

Herbs

Water Requirements:

Drought-tolerant; suitable for xeriscaping

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Foliage:

Unknown - Tell us

Foliage Color:

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Height:

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Spacing:

9-12 in. (22-30 cm)

Hardiness:

Not Applicable

Where to Grow:

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Danger:

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Bloom Color:

Bright Yellow

Green

Bloom Characteristics:

Flowers are good for drying and preserving

Bloom Size:

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Bloom Time:

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Other details:

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Soil pH requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:

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Propagation Methods:

From seed; direct sow after last frost

Self-sows freely; deadhead if you do not want volunteer seedlings next season

Seed Collecting:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

This plant is said to grow outdoors in the following regions:

Eureka, California

Gardeners' Notes:

No details have been posted.

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