Collinsia heterophylla

Collinsia heterophylla

Chinese houses

Moderate water requirement; partial sun to shade. Annual with lavender and white bicolor flowers, blooms March to June, generally below 2,500 ft. elevation.

Varieties: 

Species Attributes

Height: 
12 
- 24 
in.
Life Form: 
Annual
Native or Introduced: 
Native
Precipitation: 
Moderate
Sun & Shade Tolerance: 
Part Sun
Full Shade
Elevation: 
- 2,500 
ft.

Soil Texture

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

Soil pH

Acidic: 
Not Adapted
Neutral: 
Best
Basic: 
Not Adapted
Seeding Rate: 
- 4 
PLS lbs/Acre
Pure Seed per Bushel: 
38.40 lbs.
Seeds per Pound: 
410,000
Germination Time: 
Days
Mycorrhizal Dependent: 
Yes
Bloom Color: 
Lavender & White
Blooming Season: 
Spring
Summer