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Fibigia clypeata Seeds...Seed from Roman Shields

Common Names: Roman Shields
Height: 14" to 18"
Spread: 6" to 12"
Flower color: Yellow (not a showy flower, sparse); main source of interest is the seed pods
Bloom time: N/A
Light: Full sun
Zone: 5-8
Water: Average
Soil: Average to Rich
Other info: Seed pods are excellent for dried flower bouquets, at two different stages. The pods, if harvested as they first form, have a greenish-grey, very nice looking appearance. As pods mature, the outer covering is easily removed and then have the appearance of a shiny silver shield.

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Roman Shields
** Fibigia pods **

Other Photo: Fibigia Pods

Germination: Easy germination. Sow seeds on good seed starting mix, covering seeds very lightly leaving portions of seed exposed as light will aid germination. Moisten mix and keep moist until germination begins. Place container in location at 68-70°F. Seed should begin germinating in 7-10 days.

Informational/Photo Links:
1) Fibigia clypeata at Dave's Garden
2) Fibigia clypeata at Wikipedia
2) Fibigia clypeata at The GardenWeb
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