Carthamus tinctorius
SAFFLOWER
Asteraceae

 
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Plant type: annual

Hardiness zones: 1-10

Sunlight: hot overhead sun

Soil Moisture: dry between watering to constantly moist

Soil: ordinary soil, enriched soil, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline

Tolerances: light frost
0.6m
Plant habit
 
0.3m

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Flowers: red, orange or yellow

Flowering Time: early summer to late summer
 
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Carthamus tinctorius
SAFFLOWER
Asteraceae

 

Photo coming
  Plant type: annual

Hardiness zones: 1-10

Sunlight: hot overhead sun

Soil Moisture: dry between watering to constantly moist

Soil: ordinary soil, enriched soil, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline

Tolerances: light frost
0.6m
Plant habit
 
0.3m

FEATURES

Flowers: red, orange or yellow

Flowering Time: early summer to late summer


DESIGN

Garden Styles: suits mediterranean & cottage designs

Uses: border

Growth rate: fast

Maintenance Level: average

Skill Level: average






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