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Lupin 'Russel Mix' - Seeds for Pollinators

Average Packet Content 65 Seeds

142024

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A unique strain of perennial lupins with exceptionally bold spikes of blooms. This mix shows a wide range of colours which includes many unusual shades of pure yellow, orange and bright crimson, as well as attractive bicolour. An old favourite, Russell Mix has been tried and tested and will always perform, giving plenty of colour on glorious flower spikes. Awarded Gold Medal, R.H.S. 1937. Height 90cm (3'). HP - Hardy perennial. ( Please note: seeds/plants harmful if eaten.)

Growing Information

Sow March-June under glass or outdoors for flowers May-July the following year.

Sowing Information

Sow thinly in pots or trays in a propagator on a windowsill or in a greenhouse in quality, finely sieved, moist compost at approx. 15°C (60°F), 6.5mm (1/4") deep. Germination 15-60 days. Transplant resulting seedlings spacing them out 5cm (2") apart in trays and grow on. Plant out 45cm (18") apart. Alternatively, sow thinly direct into finely raked, moist, warm, weed-free soil, 6.5mm (1/4") deep. Thin seedlings by degrees to a final spacing of 45cm (18"). Soaking seed overnight in water may improve germination.

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Packet seed only will incur a carriage charge of £2.99.

All other products incur a carriage charge of £6.99.

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Suttons strives to ensure that all its plants are delivered to you in the perfect condition for planting. While the majority of our nursery plants cope well with slight delays in intransit, sadly, the time it takes to deliver to certain locations in the UK means that we can't guarantee this for some of our smaller plug products and tender bedding and vegetable lines, which do not respond well to the extra journey time. So regretfully while we offer the majority of our live plant offering nationwide, we are unable to ship plugs, begging plants and tender vegetable plants to the following areas: HS, IV41-IV49, IV51, IV55-56, KW15-KW17, PA34, PA41-48, PA60-PA78, PA80, PH40-PH44, TR21-TR24, ZE1-ZE3.

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