Clarkia amoena

Clarkia amoena

Farewell-to-spring

Drought tolerant annual; full sun to partial shade. Pink and red petals (often with a dark red spot in the center of each) bloom June to August along grassy slopes or clearings in brushy areas or woodlands. There are both dwarf and semi-tall varieties.

Varieties: 

Species Attributes

Height: 
- 36 
in.
Life Form: 
Annual
Native or Introduced: 
Native
Precipitation: 
Low - Moderate
Sun & Shade Tolerance: 
Full Sun
Part Sun
Elevation: 
ft.

Soil Texture

Coarse: 
Not Adapted
Moderately Coarse: 
Average
Medium: 
Best
Moderately Fine: 
Average
Fine: 
Not Adapted

Soil pH

Acidic: 
Not Adapted
Neutral: 
Best
Basic: 
Not Adapted
Seeding Rate: 
- 2 
PLS lbs/Acre
Pure Seed per Bushel: 
37.50 lbs.
Seeds per Pound: 
1,790,000
Germination Time: 
Days
Mycorrhizal Dependent: 
Yes
Bloom Color: 
Pink & Red
Blooming Season: 
Spring
Summer