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.
This plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Painted Tongue have been kindly provided by our members.
See our list of companion Plants for Painted Tongue to see which plants you should plant in close proximity to encourage growth.
By our calculations*, you should look at sowing Painted Tongue about 77 days before your last frost date .
Seed viability is six years.
These estimates for how long Painted Tongue takes to sprout, grow and harvest are from real observations from real gardeners, right around the world.
Average 15 days | Min 9 days | Max 25 days (3)
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Average 252 days | Min 252 days | Max 252 days (1)
Our when to plant Painted Tongue estimates are relative to your last frost date.