Scabiosa atropurpurea ‘Salmon Rose’ seeds – ( Annual pincushion)

$4.10

Description

This is a very pretty annual pincushion flower having lovely coral- salmon flowers on strong but slender stems.It makes a good cut flower, and will form a nice bush to about 60 cm.

Sowing advice

Sow 4-6 weeks before last frost indoors in pots or trays in moist seed raising mix. Keep at 18 – 21 deg C. Sprinkle with mix very lightly as light aids germination. Germination will occur in 10-12 days. Transplant to cell packs or larger containers when the first true leaves appear. Plant oudtside after the last frost.

Additional information

Classification

Annual

Common Name

Pincushion flower

Family

Dipsacaceae

Maximum Height

approx 70 cm

Number of seeds in packet

approx 30