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ASTER Single Mix - CALLISTEPHUS chinensis

Stock: Available

SKU Code: F 176


Family: Asteraceae
Characteristics: Annual 30-90cm

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

A colourful mix of single-flowered China Asters 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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