Oxypetalum coeruleum ‘Heavenly Blue’ seeds – ( Tweedia)

$4.80

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Description

This plant was bred for the cut flower trade but is also a very good garden plant. It has sprays of sky blue flowers, a colour that is rare in teh garden. The type species is a climbing plant, but this one is not a climber. It requires a minimum of 5 deg C to grow. Pinch out the stem when young to encourage a bushy habit

Sowing advice

sow in trays or pots , onto moist seed raising mix. Cover lightly with mix and keep at 20 deg C. Seedlings should emerge in 7-14 days , but sometimes can take much longer , even up to 3 months.

Additional information

Classification

Annual, Half Hardy Perennial

Common Name

Tweedia

Family

Asclepiadaceae

Maximum Height

approx 90 cm with flowers

Number of seeds in packet

approx 20