Nemophila maculata

Nemophila maculata

Five spot

Low to moderate water requirement; full sun to partial shade. White flowers, with a purple spot on the tip of each of five petals. Annual, commonly found in open areas, blooms abundantly in the early spring. Recommended for wildflower gardens or mass plantings.

Varieties: 

Species Attributes

Height: 
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: 
Marginal
Fine: 
Not Adapted

Soil pH

Acidic: 
Not Adapted
Neutral: 
Best
Basic: 
Marginal
Seeding Rate: 
10 
- 16 
PLS lbs/Acre
Pure Seed per Bushel: 
51.90 lbs.
Seeds per Pound: 
87,000
Germination Time: 
Days
Mycorrhizal Dependent: 
Yes
Bloom Color: 
White & Purple
Blooming Season: 
Spring