GIANT RED TOWER OF JEWELS Echium wildpretii
Echium are drought tolerant, resistant of poor soils, and can withstand light frosts. Hardiness zones 8-11, and possibly zone 7 with winter protection.
Seeds per pack: 10
Germination: In a sunny location, rake the ground where the seeds are to grow. Sprinkle seeds, and water in. Keep the soil moist until germination. Light watering can be done until the plants are established, though do not over-water. Seedlings appear within 6 weeks.