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ASTER Crego Mix - CALLISTEPHUS chinensis 1000g

China Aster

Stock: Available

SKU Code: F 153-1000g


Family: Asteraceae
Characteristics: Annual 60cm

Seed per packet: Approx. 200
Seed per gram: Approx. 535

A wonderful mix of China Aster with ostrich plume-type petals that comes in shades of purple, deep rose, pink, violet, and white. Flowers appear from early summer up to the first frost.
A must-have in cottage gardens, borders, pots, and containers, ideal for cut flowers and floral arrangements.

Pinch off faded flowers to encourage new blooms 

Grow notes:
 Late Winter to Early Summer.
Temperate: Spring to Early Summer.
Cold: Spring to Early Summer.

Sow: 6mm deep.
For best results sow directly into the soil where they are to grow. If growing in trays transplant when large enough to handle to avoid excessive root disturbance.
Germination: 10-14 days.
Plant Space: 15cm
Flowering: 14 weeks

Feed with a soluble fertiliser every two weeks for stronger plants.

Adaptable to most soils but prefers light to medium soil in an open sunny position, it is drought and frost-tender.

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