Cool season annual herb
Flowers: J F M A M J J A S O N D
Origin: Southwest Asia
Size: 4′ tall x 1′ wide
Watering: Regular watering
Growth Rate: Fast
Temperature: Not hardy in low desert summer temps
Disease and Pests:
Uses: Host for the Black Swallowtail. Nectar plant. Attracts beneficial insects like Green Lacewings and Ladybugs.
Notes: Ideal soil temperature for planting is 65 – 75 degrees F. Plant seeds in October – January and transplants in February – March in the low desert.
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