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A picture of a Clarkia rubicunda ssp. blasdalei

Clarkia rubicunda ssp. blasdalei

Clarkia rubicunda ssp. blasdalei

Clarkia rubicunda subsp. blasdalei by Annie's Annuals & Perennials (CC BY 2.0)

Partial Shade
Moderate care
Frost Hardy

H6

RHS hardiness

-20°C

Minimum temperature

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Clarkia rubicunda ssp blasdalei
Clarkia rubicunda ssp blasdalei

Clarkia rubicunda ssp. blasdalei Overview

This subspecies of Clarkia rubicunda is an annual, found in the dry, open slopes of W. North American and South American terrains. Its spreading, funnel-shaped flowers, delicately coloured with pinks, make it a popular choice for annual borders and cut flowers. It is a fully hardy species, best grown in moderately fertile soil to encourage the growth of flowers (rather than excess foliage).

Common problems with Clarkia rubicunda ssp. blasdalei

How to propagate Clarkia rubicunda ssp. blasdalei

Seed

Special features of Clarkia rubicunda ssp. blasdalei

Attractive flowers