Large, bright pink flowers on tall, swaying stems sit above bushy foliage. NOTE: Tricky and lengthy germinator, not for novice gardeners.
15 seeds per packet
17 in stock
|Climate:||Perennial. Will tolerate frost and live for many years. Requires partial shade (3-6 hours of sunlight).|
|Sowing guide:||Direct sow in June to August. Alternatively sow in trays in August, refrigerate for 3-4 weeks, then transplant following another 3 weeks (see Germination guide).|
|Germination guide:||Light required - cover seed lightly with vermiculite, cover the tray and refrigerate for 3-4 weeks, then move to a slightly warmer spot to germinate. Keep moist at all times, seeds will germinate in the 3 weeks following refrigeration.|
|Good Bee Food:||Yes|
|Flowering time:||Summer to Autumn of the following year.|
|Final height:||70 cm|
Harvest when the first flowers on the stem have opened. Expected vase life is 5-7 days.