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Painted Tongue

Salpiglossis sinuata

Painted Tongue is a member of the Salpiglossis family. Its botanical name is Salpiglossis sinuata. Painted Tongue grows as an annual and is a flower. Being an annual plant, it tends to grow best over the course of a single year.

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How to grow Painted Tongue

See our list of companion Plants for Painted Tongue to see which plants you should plant in close proximity to encourage growth.

Growing Painted Tongue from seed

By our calculations*, you should look at sowing Painted Tongue about 77 days before your last frost date .

Transplanting Painted Tongue

Seed Saving Painted Tongue

Seed viability is six years.

Common Painted Tongue problems

These problems, diseases and pests are known to affect Painted Tongue plants:

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Painted Tongue care instructions

How long does Painted Tongue take to grow?

These estimates for how long Painted Tongue takes to sprout, grow and harvest are from real observations from real gardeners, right around the world. Start logging and journaling your observations to participate!

When should I plant Painted Tongue?

Our when to plant Painted Tongue estimates are relative to your last frost date. Enter your frost dates and we'll calculate your sowing and planting dates for you!


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