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Chinese Lantern, Physalis Alkekengi

Vividly colored, orange-red, lantern-shaped fruits.
Chinese Lantern is largely grown for its vividly colored, orange-red, lantern-shaped fruits that can be cut and dried and used for dried bouquets. Can be invasive; spreads rampantly.

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LifeCycle: Perennial 

Zone: 4-8 

Sun: Full Sun 

Height: 24  inches

Spread: 24  inches

Uses: Borders, Dried Flowers 

Sowing Method: Direct Sow/Indoor Sow 

Bloom Season: Fall 

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46490A
1 Pkt.
(175 seeds)
$4.95
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