Gilia capitata (Globe gilia)

Drought tolerant annual; full sun or partial shade, tolerates full shade. Blue flower clusters form distinct, globe shaped heads atop tall, erect stems. Generally blooms in the spring. Best used for mass plantings along borders or in wildflower mixes.

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INFORMATION & ATTRIBUTES

Family: Polemoniaceae

Duration: Annual/Perennial

Growth Habit: Forb/herb

Native Status: Native

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Bloom Color: Blue

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Elevation: up to 7,000 ft.

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SOIL ADAPTATION

Coarse Texture: Yes

Medium Texture: Yes

Fine Texture: Yes

Salinity Tolerance: None

CaCO3 Tolerance: Very Low

pH Range: 5.5-7.6


SEEDING NOTES

Seeds per Pound: 1,000,000

Seeding Rate: 1 PLS lbs/acre

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