Legousia Blue Seeds - Legousia Speculum-veneris Ground Cover Seed

Legousia Blue Seeds

Groundcover Specifications

Season: Annual

USDA Zones: 4 - 10

Height: 8 inches

Bloom Season: Late spring to mid summer

Bloom Color: Violet blue

Environment: Full sun to partial shade

Deer Resistant: Yes

Latin Name: Legousia speculum-veneris

Planting Directions

Temperature: 70F

Average Germ Time: 7 - 14 days

Light Required: Yes

Depth: Surface sow seed and press lightly in to soil

Soil Type: Moist, well drained soil

Sowing Rate: 3 - 5 seeds per cell or approximately 5000 seeds covers 100 square feet

Moisture: Keep seeds moist until germination occurs

Plant Spacing: 6 - 9 inches

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Care & Maintenance: Legousia

Legousia Blue (Legousia Speculum-veneris Blue) - Sowing Legousia Blue seeds is a great way to establish this lovely, spreading ground cover plant. Also known as Venus' Looking Glass, this annual is covered with pretty purple and lilac-blue flowers with a white center. The Legousia Blue flowers open in sunshine and close up when the weather is dull or wet. Legousia Venus's Looking Glass makes an excellent ground cover plant or use it to edge the border of flower beds.

Sow Legousia Blue seeds directly outside into a prepared seedbed. Press the ground cover seed into the soil to make good contact. Keep the seeds moist until germination. Legousia flowers will bloom in about 3 months when planted from ground cover seed.