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Plant Care Instructions By San Diego Seed Company

This breathtaking plant makes a striking addition to your garden. Large plants produce tall spikes of deep burgundy.

Is Indoor Plant?

No

These month by month plant care tasks are for plants in the following zones :
Sunset Zones : 22, 23, 24
USDA Zones : 10a, 10b
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Plant Care Instruction

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    • March
    • April
    • May
    • June
    • July
    • August
    • September
    March
    1. Plant

    Plant now for summer blooms. Order at www.sandiegoseedcompany.com
    2. Sow Seeds

    Plant now for summer blooms. Order at www.sandiegoseedcompany.com
    April
    1. Buy

    Purchase in early spring to plant in summer. Order at www.sandiegoseedcompany.com
    2. Plant

    Plant now for summer blooms. Order at www.sandiegoseedcompany.com
    3. Sow Seeds

    Plant now for summer blooms. Order at www.sandiegoseedcompany.com
    May
    1. Buy

    Purchase in early spring to plant in summer. Order at www.sandiegoseedcompany.com
    2. Plant

    Plant now for summer blooms. Order at www.sandiegoseedcompany.com
    3. Sow Seeds

    Plant now for summer blooms. Order at www.sandiegoseedcompany.com
    June
    1. Buy

    Purchase in early spring to plant in summer. Order at www.sandiegoseedcompany.com
    2. Plant

    Plant now for late summer/fall blooms. Order at www.sandiegoseedcompany.com
    3. Sow Seeds

    Plant now for summer blooms. Order at www.sandiegoseedcompany.com
    4. Water

    During hot weather, check to make sure plants are getting adequate water.
    July
    1. Buy

    Purchase in summer for late fall planting. Order at www.sandiegoseedcompany.com
    2. Plant

    Plant now for late summer/fall blooms. Order at www.sandiegoseedcompany.com
    3. Sow Seeds

    Plant now for fall blooms. Order at www.sandiegoseedcompany.com
    4. Water

    During hot weather, check to make sure plants are getting adequate water.
    August
    1. Buy

    Purchase in summer for late fall planting. Order at www.sandiegoseedcompany.com
    2. Plant

    Plant now for late summer/fall blooms. Order at www.sandiegoseedcompany.com
    3. Sow Seeds

    Plant now for fall blooms. Order at www.sandiegoseedcompany.com
    4. Water

    During hot weather, check to make sure plants are getting adequate water.
    September
    1. Buy

    Purchase in summer for late fall planting. Order at www.sandiegoseedcompany.com
    2. Sow Seeds

    Plant now for fall blooms. Order at www.sandiegoseedcompany.com
  • Buy

    When's the best time to buy this plant? When can you buy these from seed (if you can)? When is it usually available? What are things to look for when you're buying it? Or anything other tidbit of information you can share!

    April

    Purchase in early spring to plant in summer. Order at www.sandiegoseedcompany.com

    May

    Purchase in early spring to plant in summer. Order at www.sandiegoseedcompany.com

    June

    Purchase in early spring to plant in summer. Order at www.sandiegoseedcompany.com

    July

    Purchase in summer for late fall planting. Order at www.sandiegoseedcompany.com

    August

    Purchase in summer for late fall planting. Order at www.sandiegoseedcompany.com

    September

    Purchase in summer for late fall planting. Order at www.sandiegoseedcompany.com

    Plant

    When's a good time to plant this plant or bulb? Any special planting instructions?

    March

    Plant now for summer blooms. Order at www.sandiegoseedcompany.com

    April

    Plant now for summer blooms. Order at www.sandiegoseedcompany.com

    May

    Plant now for summer blooms. Order at www.sandiegoseedcompany.com

    June

    Plant now for late summer/fall blooms. Order at www.sandiegoseedcompany.com

    July

    Plant now for late summer/fall blooms. Order at www.sandiegoseedcompany.com

    August

    Plant now for late summer/fall blooms. Order at www.sandiegoseedcompany.com

    Sow Seeds

    When can you plant these seeds? When's the best time? Can you start them indoors and move them out? Do they have any special requirements?

    March

    Plant now for summer blooms. Order at www.sandiegoseedcompany.com

    April

    Plant now for summer blooms. Order at www.sandiegoseedcompany.com

    May

    Plant now for summer blooms. Order at www.sandiegoseedcompany.com

    June

    Plant now for summer blooms. Order at www.sandiegoseedcompany.com

    July

    Plant now for fall blooms. Order at www.sandiegoseedcompany.com

    August

    Plant now for fall blooms. Order at www.sandiegoseedcompany.com

    September

    Plant now for fall blooms. Order at www.sandiegoseedcompany.com

    Water

    Is there a time to reduce or increase watering? Any special requirements? Things to avoid during certain times of the year?

    June

    During hot weather, check to make sure plants are getting adequate water.

    July

    During hot weather, check to make sure plants are getting adequate water.

    August

    During hot weather, check to make sure plants are getting adequate water.

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