Heimia (Heimia salicifolia), packet of 500 seeds, organic
Family: Loosestrife (Lythraceae)
Hardy to Zones 7 to 12
(Sinkuiche, Sun Opener, Sinicuichi, Shrubby Yellowcrest, Elixir of the Sun) Woody or herbaceous perennial bee plant bearing large yellow flowers. Traditional usage: anxiolytic, hypotensive, sedative. Source of alkaloidal molecule crogenine. The plant prefers a warm exposure–full sun, fast-draining soils. Very small seed–press into surface of potting soil and keep moist until germination. Keep seedlings in a gallon pot for a year before transplanting outdoors, or maintain the plant in a large pot, as it does reasonalble well in potted culture.
500 seeds/pkt., Certified Organically Grown