Height: 12-18 Inches
Bloom Season: Spring/Summer/Fall
Environment: Full Sun
Zones: 6-10 (As Perennial)
All Regions of North America (As Annual)
Compact annual or tender perennial native to California and the southwestern United States. It grows quickly, and will bloom all summer and fall. The plant is extremely drought tolerant, ideal for arid environments.
Cup-shaped flowers that are 2-4 inches in diameter, borne individually on long stalks. Blooms close each night at sunset or on dull days. The finely divided foliage is bluish-green in color making identification easy prior to flowering. The plant is remarkably uniform and neat in appearance.
Sow Inside: Before last frost (Start in peat pots)
Sow Outside: Spring/Summer/Fall
Seed Depth: 1/16 Inch
Days to Emerge: 15 - 21