Four O'Clock Marvel Of Peru HEIRLOOM Seeds

Four O'Clock Marvel Of Peru HEIRLOOM Seeds

Mirabilis jalapa

Item #1019

Annual (tender Perennial). Named for its characteristic of blooming after 4PM, four o’clock grows and flowers almost anywhere including hot, windy spots. Excellent as an annual hedge. Where ground never freezes, tubers are perennial. Reseeds freely. Wonderful in barrels, tubs, or other large containers.

(tender perennial)

Full sun
to Light shade

Blooms summer
to fall

2' 4' tall

Days to Emerge:
5 – 10

Seed Depth:

Seed Spacing:
A group of 8 seeds
every 1' – 2'

When 2" tall,
thin to 1
every 1' – 2'

When to sow outside: RECOMMENDED. 1 to 2 weeks after average last frost.

When to start inside: 6 to 8 weeks before average last frost.

Special germination instructions: Soak seeds in water for 8 - 24 hours before sowing.

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