150 FAME FLOWER Jewels of Opar Talinum Paniculatum Portulaca Patens Fameflower Vegetable Leaf Seeds

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DESCRIPTION:

NAME: Fame Flower

OTHER COMMON NAMES: Jewels of Opar / Fameflower / Pink Baby's Breath (not actually Baby's Breath)

SCIENTIFIC NAME: Talinum Paniculatum syn. Portulaca Paniculata / Portulaca Patens / Talinum Patens / Talinum Reflexum / Talinum Chrysanthum / Talinum Paniculatum Sarmentosum / Talinum Spathulatum

COLOR: Pink Flowers / Seed Pods Range From Gold, Orange, & Red

PLANT SEEDS: Outdoors after frost / Indoors weeks before last frost

HARVEST: Leaves - 35 Days

BLOOM TIME: All Season Long From Late Spring - Fall

HARDINESS ZONE: 8 - 11 & Reseeds Easily in All Zones

PLANT HEIGHT: 2 - 3'

PLANT SPACING: 2 - 3'

LIGHT REQUIREMENTS: Sun - Part Shade

SOIL & WATER PREFERENCES: Average - Dry

QUANTITY: 150 Seeds

OTHER: The Fame Flower is a succulent flowering herb related to the Portulaca. It is grown both for its ornamental value & for its edible leaves. These plants also have traditional medicinal uses.

The fleshy leaves can be enjoyed raw or cooked. You can use them in the same ways you would use spinach leaves, such as … in salads, on sandwiches, green smoothies, soups, stews, & more. The seeds are also edible & are nutritious.

While the Fame Flower’s blooms are small, they are plentiful & really stand out on thin stalks held over the foliage, luring bees & butterflies to your garden. Then, get ready for the real show to begin! These plants are most popular for their ‘Jewels of Opar’ or in layman’s terms, their seed pods. Lol. Many consider them to be the headliner of this class act. The pods appear in shades of red with some purple, orange, & yellow tones thrown in. They are very popular for cut & dried arrangements.

The Fame Flower tolerates sun (its fave!), heat, & drought well, & is quite capable of growing in poor soils, preferring a sandy and/or well drained site. Although only hardy to Zone 8, the plants can be enjoyed as an annual in cooler zones, & will reseed to give you new baby plants in the following year.


* We have a wide variety of succulent plant seeds available in our store that you won’t want to miss! *


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Reviews (2)

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Thank you! This item was received on time and they have sprouted nicely! Temi


Arrived quickly. Can't wait to plant them! I love the extra wildflower seeds included for the bees!


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