Mirabilis multiflora
Plants of the Southwest

Mirabilis multiflora

Desert Four O'Clock

Desert Four O'Clock is a mounding perennial, 2 ft. tall and 4 ft. wide. Many magenta blooms open each afternoon. Dies back in the winter and re-emerges in spring from its taproot. Cold stratify 2 months and sow in spring, or sow in fall. Zones 3-8.

    Zones, Sun & Water Needs: 345678


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