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Nemesia is a flower that is native to South Africa. It will prosper when planted in a region that experiences cool summers and brisk nights. The Nemesia offer a vast array of different colors. Full sun or partial shade will tender strong support to the successful growth of this flower, as well as soil that provides a moderate nutrient composition. The soil must also be moist and well-drained. It does not do well in hot, humid weather. Nemesia flowers also provide great container plants.

Product Details:

  • Product Name: Nemesia
  • Latin Name: Nemesia strumosa
  • Type: Flower
  • Color: red,orange,yellow,pink,white
  • Cycle: Annual
  • Origin: Introduced
  • Height: 12-18"
  • Planting Season: Spring and Fall
  • Bloom Season: Summer
  • Seeds Per Pound: 2,240,000
  • Seeding Rate (lbs./acre): 2

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*Planting and Bloom Season. Please remember that Planting and Bloom seasons will differ for each variety depending on the location and climate conditions where they are being planted. Please refer to the USDA Plant Hardiness Map provided in our FAQ section for specifics on how to determine the best time of year to plant for your specific situation. The information provided below is based on experienced agricultural practices throughout the Willamette Valley of Oregon and is applicable to Zones 7-10 only.