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Painted Tongue

Salpiglossis sinuata

  • 12 plantings
  • 3 for swap
  • 1 wanted
  • 15 stashed

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.

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.

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.

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Days to Germination How long does it take Painted Tongue to germinate?
15 days

Average 15 days | Min 9 days | Max 25 days (3)

Days to Transplant How long until I can plant out Painted Tongue?
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Average days | Min days | Max days (0)

Days to Maturity How long until Painted Tongue is ready for harvest / bloom?
+ 252 days

Average 252 days | Min 252 days | Max 252 days (1)

Total Growing Days How long does it take to grow Painted Tongue?
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When should I plant Painted Tongue?

Our when to plant Painted Tongue estimates are relative to your last frost date.

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When to sow The number of days to sow Painted Tongue before or after your last frost date.
77 days before Last Frost Date

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