Gilia tricolor
(Birds Eyes)

2500 seeds   $2.00      
Gilia tricolor

Gilia tricolor is a native California wildflower. It blooms in early summer with lilac and white flowers with contrasting dark eyes. The graceful plants have ferny foliage. The trumpet-shaped flowers have a sweet chocolate fragrance, and they attract hummingbirds.

Gilia tricolor has small, delicate flowers. Plant it near the front of the border or along the edge of a path where the flowers can be seen up close. It can be used as a bulb cover. It's nice in containers, and the flowers are good for cutting.

Gilia tricolor is drought-tolerant and easy to grow. It prefers full sun and well-drained soil. It self sows on bare soil. Also known as Bird's Eyes.

height 18"

Sowing Gilia tricolor Seeds

Sow outdoors in spring. Sow on the surface. Full sun. Well-drained soil.

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