Setaria italica

Ornamental Millet Lime light

R60.00

A wonderful ornamental grass with bowing lime green panicles.

 

30 seeds per packet

286 in stock

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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:Spike
Life cycle:Annual
Climate:Prefers moderate temperatures, not frost hardy.
Sowing guide:Direct sow (recommended) in September to November. Alternatively sow in trays and transplant after 3-6 weeks. Do not let seedlings become root bound.
Germination guide:7-10 days @ 20 C. Cover seed with thin layer of vermiculite.
Position:Full Sun
Spacing:5-10 cm
Pinch:Not necessary
Flowering time:Spring sown will flower in Summer and Summer sown will flower in Autumn.
Final height:90-120 cm

Harvesting Tips:

Harvest at various stages.