Bacopa Seeds - Utopia
- 100 Seeds
- Annual plant with perennial behavior in warmer climates
- Small, delicate white flowers with a five-petal design
- Trailing growth habit, perfect for hanging baskets and borders
- Prefers moist conditions and partial to full sunlight
- Disease-resistant and requires minimal care
- Blooms from late spring to early fall
- Adaptable to both soil planting and hydroponics
Origin & History:
Bacopa, a genus with origins in wetlands and marshy areas of almost every continent, has been admired for centuries for its ornamental and medicinal qualities. The 'Utopia' variant of Bacopa is a cultivar known for its lush growth and profusion of delicate white blossoms, making it a sought-after choice for garden enthusiasts.
Beyond its ornamental charm, Bacopa 'Utopia' serves as an attractive ground cover or an elegant spiller in container gardens. Its cascading habit makes it particularly suited for vertical gardens, hanging baskets, or as an edge plant in borders. Additionally, in some traditional practices, Bacopa has been used for its potential cognitive-enhancing effects, though 'Utopia' is primarily an ornamental variant.
Growing Habits & Planting Instructions:
For best results, sow Bacopa 'Utopia' seeds indoors 6-8 weeks before the last frost. Use a seed-starting mix, planting seeds just beneath the soil surface. Keep the soil consistently moist and maintain a temperature around 65-70°F (18-21°C). Once the threat of frost is over, and seedlings have at least two sets of true leaves, they can be transplanted outdoors. Choose a location with good moisture retention and partial to full sunlight. Regular watering is key, and while Bacopa 'Utopia' is disease-resistant, it's essential to prevent waterlogging.
Add a touch of cascading beauty to your garden or balcony with the Bacopa 'Utopia' seeds and enjoy the mesmerizing dance of its white blossoms in the gentlest of breezes.