Polka Dot Plant P H N
Acanthaceae:  Hypoestes phyllostachya
April 2: I seeded 9 cells with 15 seeds new from Stokes.
5: You can see the seeds, which are on top of the soil, sprouting.
12: Excellent germination, and the seed leaves are growing.
18: The first true leaves are developing, and despite their tiny size they show their adult colouration.
June 20: The seedlings did well and are now in the garden, some in the raised bed and some near the fence in some shade.

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