Basket of Gold Seeds (Aurinia saxatilis)

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Preparation takes 3-5 business days
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Made in Portland, Oregon

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In late winter to early spring these little plants are covered in bright golden flowers that light up any and every neighborhood they inhabit. Typically, the sprays of blooms take up more square footage than the evergreen glaucous leaves do!

Easy to clean up after they bloom, though they often produce a lot of seeds, don't expect them to spread a lot. That's part of their alpine nature. This also means that the seeds will require some cool stratification so these seeds are best started early on in the seed growing season.

These little plants don't require much water, and can be planted in those hot and dry zones in your garden.

Germination instructions are included with your seeds. These are easy to grow. (about 70 seeds)

All of my seeds are natural and organic. These are grown here at my home and I collected these myself.

Basic Plant Facts:
Aurinia saxatilis
Grows 6" x 15-18"
Likes sun to partial shade
Zones: 4a-8b
Blooms late winter/early spring
Drought-tolerant/suitable for xeriscaping
Use in/for: rock gardens, groundcover, perennial

    Average review
    Aug 11, 2011 by A fellow maker

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If for any reason you are not entirely satisfied, please make contact within one week of receipt so that something can be worked out. Refunds and replacements are given upon the satisfactory return of the original item(s) within three weeks, minus shipping fees. Item(s) must be returned in their original packaging.

All growing recommendations made for seed germination are compiled from recognized botanical and horticultural sources. Please note these directions before growing, and follow them carefully. Should a germination problem arise, please notify us within one year of purchase. Refunds and exchanges will be granted if a germination problem has been brought to our attention by customers, and if we have noticed it ourselves here in the garden since we grow the same seeds ourselves.