PLANTAGO major 'Purpurea' Red-leaved Plantain (var. rubrifolia)

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Made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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Plant Description

Life Cycle: Perennial
Family: Plantaginaceae
Special Features: Very decorative.
Basic Colour: (white / cream)
Flower Colour: white
Natural Flowering Period: May - July
Winter Hardiness Zones: Z3 - Z9
Foliage: red-leaved
Height with Flowers: 30 cm
Characteristics: ornamental foliage plant / medicinal plant / tea herb / culinary herb
Usage: honey-bee food plant / for the rock garden
Grow Plantains: In a prepared seedbed, sow the Plantain seeds directly outside in the early spring. Lightly cover the herb seeds with soil and keep moist.
Flower Specifications
Season: Perennial
USDA Zones: 3 - 9
Height: 12 inches
Bloom Season: Early summer to early fall
Bloom Color: Green
Environment: Full sun to partial shade
Soil Type: Average soils, pH tolerant 6.6 - 9.0
Planting Directions
Temperature: Sow at 68F, if no germ. in 3 - 4 weeks, move to 24 - 39F for 2 - 4 weeks
Average Germ Time: 21 - 28 days
Light Required: Yes
Depth: 1/16 inch deep
Sowing Rate: 3 seeds per plant
Moisture: Keep seeds moist until germination
Plant Spacing: 15 - 18 inches

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