Bee Plant, Rocky Mountain - Cleome serrulata 15-Apr-2011
Bee Plant, Rocky Mountain - Cleome serrulata
Masses of bright blooms draw butterflies and bees to the ample nectar of this quick growing western native. The flowers are elongated clusters of pink to lavender along tall stems. Soak this very hard seed in warm water for about 48 hours prior to planting in sandy soil. Do not let seed dry out during germination.
Rate: 1 oz./100 sq.ft
Bloom time: July - August
Pkt weight: 1.5 gm (approx. 100 seeds)