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Toothache Plant, Para Cress
Organically grown. 200 seeds/pkt.
This particular strain is green leaved and has very conical flowers;
yellow, with the characteristic bright crimson "fisheye" at the apex.
Annual. 120 days to maturity.
Native to Africa and South America, the original distribution of this plant was split when the continents drifted apart.
This is the one Horizon Herbs uses for making medicine, "(as plant explorers we've compiled a few other varieties, all of which are worth growing and beautiful and effective in their own right, but this one is strongest)."
Ancient, distinctively beautiful and highly entertaining plant.
Average germ time 10 days.
Plant prefers full sun and well-manured soil and plenty of water.
Space 1 to 2 feet apart.
Mounding habit to 12" tall.