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Calceolaria mexicana

Description:

A sweet little annual, much asked after.  Calceolaria mexicana blooms all summer with bright yellow pouches which look like miniature pocket books.  Watch carefully and you will see bees ‘opening’ the pouch to drink the nectar. 

Easily grown from seed.

Zone:

Annual

Bloom Color:

Brilliant yellow

Bloom Time:

 All summer

Light:

Sun to light shade

Height:

About 18” in our gardens

Habit:

Mounding

Author: Betty Shadura

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