Godetia grandiflora ‘Grace Formula Mix’ – ( Clarkia, Farewell to Spring)

$7.20

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Description

Picture thanks to WildGardenSeeds

This is an F1 hybrid, bred for the cut flower market, which has approx 70 cm stems each bearing clusters of flowers, which cut well and last a long time in water. The flowers  come in a range of colours which includes salmon, red, rose and white .  It is also  a good plant for the garden, being in flower for about 10 weeks.  It does not like heat and grows best in 15-18 degrees during the day and no less than 10 degrees at night. It grows best in dry, cool climates, in light well drained soil in full sun.

 

Sowing advice

Sow in  spring. Sow in pots or trays.  Sow onto the surface of moist well drained seed raising mix, cover seed very finely with mix. Keep moist. Germination takes 20 – 40 days at 15-18 deg C .

Additional information

Classification

Annual

Common Name

Clarkia, Farewell to Spring

Family

Onagraceae

Maximum Height

approx 70cm with flowers

Number of seeds in packet

approx 30