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Gomphrena: Strawberry Fields - Seeds & Bulbs

Gomphrena
Strawberry Fields
(Gomphrena haageana)

Native to Texas and Mexico, this plant will grow anywhere, but for those of you who live in areas with hot, humid summers, you must try Gomphrena! Strawberry fields is taller than many Gomphrenas - between 2' and 3' tall. The clover-like, vivid red flowers will brighten up your garden and your cut flower arrangements. A great flower for drying.

Average Count: 60 Seeds

Flower Type: Annual
Bloom Time: Summer
Height: 2' to 3'
Exposure: Full Sun

When to Sow Outside: Spring, after last average day of frost and when the soil temperatures are warm. Planting outdoors is recommended.
When to Sow Inside: 8 - 10 weeks before the last spring frost.
Seed Depth: 1/4 "
Seed Spacing: 1"
Days to Emerge: 15 to 20
Thinning: When 1" tall thin to 18 inches apart

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