ASTER Milady White


Callistephus chinensis

Family: Asteraceae

Characteristics: Annual 30 cm

Seeds per packet: 30

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Dwarf Milady White is a wonderful dwarf aster with big flowers with a great display of pink colour to your garden. The 7.5 cm (3") flowers appear from early summer up to the first hard fall frost. Ideal container plant.

Pinch off faded flowers to encourage new blooms.

Tropical: Late Winter to Early Summer.
Temperate: Spring to Early Summer.
Cold: Spring to Early Summer.

Sow: 6mm deep.
For best results sow directly into soil where they are to grow. If growing in trays transplant when large enough to handle 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 a light to medium soil in an open sunny position, it is drought and frost tender.

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