Clitoria ternatea

Butterfly Pea Vine

R60.00

A perennial twining (not climbing) vine with lovely bright blue flowers that can also be used as food and drink colouring.

 

15 seeds per packet.

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    Flower type:Air
    Life cycle:Tender Perennial
    Climate:Thrives in warmer temperatures. Does not tolerate frost.
    Sowing guide:Direct sow in September to December, after the last frost.
    Planting Season:Spring / Summer
    Germination guide:14-21 days @ 21 C. Bury seed under a 3-5 cm layer of soil.
    Flowering time:50-60 days after sowing
    Pinch:Not necessary
    Position:Full Sun
    Final height:180-250 cm
    Spacing:40 cm

    Growing Tips:

    Provide horisontal trellis for vine to grow on.


    Harvesting Tips:

    Harvest flowers and use in food and drinks.

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