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Nemophilia - Five Spot Nemophilia

Nemophilia - Five Spot Nemophilia

Nemophila maculata

Also known as Baby Eyes, this charming little flower with five white petals each with a deep blue tip only grows 4-6" tall. Hardy and drought tolerant, they make an excellent choice for rock gardens, hanging baskets, and other locations where watering might be a challenge. Full Sun. Self-seeding annual.(1.5 Gram Packet)>

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Average Seed / oz Seed / 100' Row Average Yield / 100' Row Days to Harvest
4100 n/a n/a 70
Planting Season Ideal Soil Temp Sun Frost Tolerance
After Last Frost 65-80°F Partial Sun Frost Sensitive
Sowing Method Seed Depth Direct Seed Spacing Seeds Per Packet
Direct Seed 1/2" NA 350
Mature Spacing Days to Sprout Production Cycle Seed Viability
9-12" 7-21 Annual 2 years

Site Selection

Five spot is an annual that prefers full sun to partial shade and average, well-drained soil. Drought tolerant once established


Direct seed outdoors in spring once the danger of frost has passed. Sow seeds 1/2" deep. Seeds will sprout in 7-21 days. Thin seedlings so that mature plants are 9-12" apart.