Globe Gilia – Gilia capitata
This wildflower is an eye-catching annual. Their long stems end in a ball of tiny blue flowers at its tip. The densely flowered globes are usually 1 inch in diameter and create quite a showy display. Its easy to care for tolerating heat and little water once established. Globe Gilia is a very versatile wildflower as it will perform in full sun, part shade and even full shade. Great for mixed borders and areas you want a showy display. Try mixing them with Tidy Tips, California Poppies, and other same height flowers to create a really eye-catching garden.
Zones: 1 through 10
Height: Up to 1-2 ft.
Flower Color: Blue
Plant Type: Annual
Light Requirement: Sun, Partial Shade
Bloom Time: Spring – Summer
Seeds per Packet: 200+
Seeds per Pound: 986,000
Is this wildflower invasive: No
Is this wildflower endangered: No
Is this wildflower edible: No
Is this wildflower medicinal: No