Seed packet best planted within two years. Made in the USA.
Plant in Spring or Fall, blooms throughout Spring and Summer.
Enjoy the natural beauty of Alaska’s Fireweed in your own home garden.
Approx. 100 seeds, Net wt. 10 mg.
Packet Dimensions: 6 1/2″ x 4″
Grows in most climates of the world. Includes complete planting instructions.
Fireweed (Epilobium angustifolium) Graceful purple-pink to rose-lilac spires of flowers signify the Fireweed. This statuesque perennial’s leaves are food for deer and elk. The seeds have white, fluffy tufts that carry them away in the slightest breeze. Its common name is derived from its ability to revegetate quickly after a fire.
Uses: Attracts Pollinators, Attracts Honeybees, Attracts Butterflies, Hummingbirds
US Regions: California, Mountain, Arid/Desert, Plains/Texas, Midwest, Northern, Northeast
A symbol of the Alaska and Yukon region, these brilliant pink blossoms also light up the prairie. The slightly spicy petals can be used to flavor wildflower honey, candy, ice cream, or jelly.
Height: 48 Inches
Bloom Season: Blooms Early Summer, Blooms Late Summer