Setaria italica

Ornamental Millet Lime light


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A wonderful ornamental grass with bowing lime green panicles.


30 seeds per packet

50 in stock

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    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.
    Planting Season:Summer
    Germination guide:7-10 days @ 20 C. Cover seed with thin layer of vermiculite.
    Good Bee Food:No
    Flowering time:Spring sown will flower in Summer and Summer sown will flower in Autumn.
    Pinch:Not necessary
    Position:Full Sun
    Final height:90-120 cm

    Harvesting Tips:

    Harvest at various stages.

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