Trachymene coerulea ‘Lacy Mixed’ seeds -(Didiscus, Lace Flower)

$4.10

A pretty plant which adds a frothy lacy effect to the garden and is a good cut flower

Description

This is a mixture of white, cream blue and pink colours with nice large lacy flowers. It is a very good cut flower and lends a light lacy texture to any garden border.

Sowing advice

Sow in spring, early summer late summer and autumn or can be sown indoors 6-8 weeks before last frost. Sow into seed trays filled with seed compost. Only cover lightly with soil. They require darkness to germinate. Cover, water only from the base. Ideal temp. is 18-20°C. Germination takes 15-20 days. Transplant when large enough to handle. Grow on in small pots. Acclimatise and plant out after danger of frost has passed.

Additional information

Classification

Annual

Common Name

Lace Flower

Family

Apiaceae, Umbelliferae

Maximum Height

approx 60 cm

Number of seeds in packet

approx 40