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McKenzie Seed – Nemophila Penny Black

Gravel/Soil/Mulch Estimator

McKenzie Seed – Nemophila Penny Black


Penny Black Nemophila is features small, almost black flowers that are picoteed with a broad white edge. This delightful little gem is a perfect accent plant for rock gardens, borders, and edging along pathways. Small patios, containers, and window boxes also make excellent homes for this flower.

Nemophila menziesii



Plant Type: Annual

Color: Deep purple almost black with white edging

Grows Best In: Full Sun

Days to Germination: 7 to 12 days

Bloom Season: June to August

Planting Depth: 6 mm (1/4″)

Growing Height: 10-15 cm (4-6″)

Best Container Size: Yes

Instructions: Sow seed directly into the garden once all danger of frost has passed. For earlier blooms, start seed indoors 4 weeks before last frost.

Suggestions: Keep soil moist, as a lack of moisture will diminish flowering.

Product Weight: 500 milligrams