clarkia (Clarkia pulchella)

single fuschia flower with 4 antler shaped petals and small white stamens

clarkia

 

Common name: clarkia
Botanical name: Clarkia pulchella

Light: full sun
Height: 8 – 18 inches
Water: low, thrives with some water but drought tolerant
Soil type: dry sandy or gravelly soils to well-drained loam

Annual wildflower with four vibrant fuschia colored petals resembling antlers blooms midsummer (through fall with water); creates large patches; reseeds freely; fabulous plant!

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