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Globe Gilia Seeds

SKU: AM015894
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Also called Thimble Flower, this western native tolerates almost any soil, and some shade. Annual.
key features
Botanical Name
Gilia capitata
Seed Life Cycle
Growing Zones
Zone 1, Zone 2, Zone 3, Zone 4, Zone 5, Zone 6, Zone 7, Zone 8, Zone 9, Zone 10
Ideal Region
Northeast, Southeast, Midwest, West, Southwest, Pacific Northwest
Light Requirements
Full Sun, Half Sun / Half Shade, Full Shade
Seed Coverage
1/4 lb covers 3,630 sq ft.
1 lb covers 14,520 sq ft.
Native, Bee Friendly, Attracts Butterflies, Easy To Grow, Low Maintenance, Long Bloom Time, Naturalizes, Cut Flowers, Fragrant, Mass Plantings


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.