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Gomphrena Globosa

Botanical Name:

Gomphrena globosa

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How to Grow
Sunlight
Partial Shade - Full Sun
~
3-6 hours of sun per day, with protection from intense mid-day sun
Characteristics

Bloom Time

Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug

Plant Type

Annual, Herb.

Lifespan

Annual

Flower

The true flowers are insignificant, tiny, white to yellow trumpets. It is the bright colored bracts arranged in globose, papery-textured, clover-like flowerheads that attract attention.

Fruit

Capsule oblong-ovoid, compressed, ± 2.5 mm.

Benefits
Attracts

Butterflies

Pollinators

Taxonomy

Order

Caryophyllales

Family

Amaranthaceae

Genus

Gomphrena

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