Anemone hupehensis

Japanese Anemone

R60.00

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

78 in stock

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Lilac shades, Colorado

Whether you are growing flowers or vegetables or both, growing your own plants from seed, is one of the most rewarding things for any gardener and you don’t even need a green thumb to do it. With our guidance, it couldn’t be easier!

Flower type:Air
Life cycle:Perennial
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.
Position:Full Sun
Spacing:30 cm apart
Pinch:Not necessary
Flowering time:Summer to Autumn of the following year.
Final height:70 cm

Harvesting Tips:

Harvest when the first flowers on the stem have opened. Expected vase life is 5-7 days.