LOVING melissadora!!

ellieandethansmom(7)July 3, 2005

I have to say Melissadora has been a great plant in my zone 7, it is definately a keeper. Pretty blue flowers and nice full foliage.

Since this is my first year growing it, does anyone know how hardy it is in my zone?

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I googled and found it is hardy to zone 9, close but no cigar for you however. I feel your pain, living in nearly the same zone as you.


    Bookmark   July 3, 2005 at 10:17PM
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I love it too even though it got big and floppy I'm in zone 6 and it didn't survive but it might for you it had quite a large woody base by October. Here's one picture I took last September. Sarah

Here is a link that might be useful:

    Bookmark   July 3, 2005 at 11:18PM
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Ooops, my bad.

Sarah thanks for the photo because based on it, the plant I am loving so much is NOT a melissadora. It looks like it is farinacea. Tags must've been misplaced.

Here is a link that might be useful: Plant ID'd

    Bookmark   July 5, 2005 at 9:55AM
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