Packet Content 20 seeds
The Dodecatheon Seeds - Shooting Star Mix is one of the most adorable perennials that you can grow your garden. This gorgeous woodland flower thrives in full sunlight or a partially shaded area, producing clusters of delicate leaves. The unique ‘shooting star’ flowers create backwards facing petals, not too dissimilar to the trail of a comet! These beautiful flowers will add fantastic shapes and colours to your flower beds and flower borders all summer long, ranging from pure white, pink and even purple hues, these are an unmissable addition to your flower garden displays.
Part of the primula family and related to cyclamen, the Dodecatheon Seeds - Shooting Star Mix is perfect for growing in rockery flower displays or even planted close to decorative shrubs and under trees to create beautiful garden displays.
The Dodecatheon Seeds - Shooting Star Mix grows to a height of 30–40cm tall when in flower, making it perfect for patio flower displays as it will tower over other varieties to create magnificent flurries of colour, whilst adding stunning shapes to your patio pots.
Dodecatheon Seeds - Shooting Star Mix prefers to be sown in a rich, well-drained soil. Choose a sunny spot in your garden to plant them or a partially shaded area as they will thrive best in these conditions. Water regularly throughout the main growing season.
Sow under glass August-November, ideally in a cold frame. Sow 2mm deep into moist well-drained seed compost. Germination can take up to 3 months and can be erratic. Natural winter cold should provide the ideal conditions for germination to occur in spring as the weather warms. Transplant seedlings to individual pots when large enough to handle. Seedlings may die off but should return in the next year after a period of dormancy. If sown indoors a period of cold stratification will be required. Acclimatise and plant out when the danger of frost has passed and plants should flower that year.
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Dodecathon Seeds - Shooting Star Mix
Packet Content 20 seeds
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