50 Pcs Mixed Mirabilis Jalapa Seeds Four O’Clock Flower

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Growing Marvel of Peru Four O¡¯Clock Garden Seeds

Hardiness Zone: 7 ¨C 10
Planting Depth: Lightly press 2 ¨C 3 seeds into soil or broadcast directly
Growth Habit: 24¨C36¡± tall bushy upright with a 24¨C36¡± spread of dense 3¨C4¡± fragrant trumpet-shaped blooms
Soil Preference: Average, consistently moist, well-drained
Light Preference: Full sun ¨C Partial Shade

Diseases/Pests/Troubleshooting: Marvel of Peru four o¡¯clocks tolerate a wide range of soils and known to be especially tolerant of dry and sandy soils. Four o¡¯clocks have no known pests or diseases. Roots can be uprooted in the fall and stored over winter for more robust spring blooming.

Marvel of Peru four o¡¯clocks can be broadcasted directly or sown traditionally after the frost but, for earliest blooms, begin indoors 6¨C8 weeks prior. Germination will take 7¨C14 days in full lighting and harden off to a partially shaded place in the garden. Plants can be uprooted and stored over overwinter in a moist medium in a garage or basement for next spring, yielding bigger and brighter blooms from the established roots. Lightly press 2¨C3 Marvel of Peru four o¡¯clock seeds into soil 36¡± apart in average, consistently moist, and well-drained soil in full sun to partial shade. Marvel of Peru four o¡¯clocks tolerate a wide range of soils and known to be especially tolerant of dry and sandy soils. Four o¡¯clocks have no known pests or diseases. Marvel of Peru four o¡¯clock seeds mature in 91¨C105 days as 24¨C36¡± tall bushy uprights with a 24¨C36¡± spread of dense 2¨C3¡± trumpet-shaped blooms.
Mirabilis jalapa, or more commonly known as the Four O¡¯Clock, is native to Peru and its warm coastal climate and was first introduced to Europe in 1525. The four o¡¯clock earns its name because it opens every day around 4:00 pm and emits a sweet and fragrant nectar that remains available until morning, when the bloom will close and wait until 4:00 again.

Seed Type: Annual
Hardiness Zone: 7 ¨C 10
Marvel of Peru four o’clocks thrive in heat and are tolerant to a wide range of soils.
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