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Globe Gilia Seeds

Product Size SKU Price Quantity
1/4 Pound GILQP
Price: $10.95
1 Pound GILLB
Price: $29.95

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Also called Thimble Flower, this western native tolerates almost any soil, and some shade. Annual.
Blue Globe Gilia Seeds, Gilia capitata, Globe Gilia or Thimble Flower
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Common Name Globe Gilia or Thimble Flower
Botanical Name Gilia capitata
Plant Type Annuals
Light Requirements Full Sun, Half Sun / Half Shade, Full Shade
Flower Color Blue
Mature Height 12-24 inches tall
Bloom Time Spring
Ships As Seed
Seeds Per Pound 861,825
Soil Moisture Dry, Average, Well Draining
Soil Type Clay Soil, Sandy Soil, Loamy Soil, Drought/Dry Soil
Native To North America
Native To Western Unites States
Native Yes
Ideal Region Northeast, Southeast, Midwest, Southwest, West, Pacific Northwest
Zones 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Advantages Native
Is It Storable? Yes - You can store your seed in any cool (not freezing) dry place that is not subject to extreme temperature variations.
Neonicotinoid-Free Yes - Learn More
Ships to Canada Yes
Our Master Gardeners Suggest Pairing With:
This member of the famous western family of gilias (pronounced jill-e-a) has lovely blue/purplish blooms. The rounded flowerheads give globe gilia its common name, and remind some people of the blooms of clovers. Also called blue thimble flower.
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