Wildseed Farms


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Cheiranthus allionii (Brassicaceae)
A bushy biennial or perennial variety native to the Canary islands, but has naturalized throughout much of northern North America. A charming species with an abundance of vivid orange flowers occurring on short, compact plants. The leaves are narrow 2-4 inches in length. Can withstand dry or moist conditions once established. Prefers partial shade or full sun in well-­drained soils.

Suggested use: Mixtures, roadsides, floral gardens.
Miscellaneous: Transplants well. Adds a delightful fragrance to any floral arrangement.

Average Planting Success: 70%
Height: 1----1-1/2 feet
Germination: 15---30 days
Optimum Soil Temp. for Germination: 65°F--­75°F
Sowing Depth: 1/16"
Blooming Period: April­--May
Average Seeds Per Pound: 340,000
Seeds/Pkt: 500
1 oz Covers: 454 sq.ft.
Seeding Rate: 6 lbs. per acre

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