Phytosanitary Certificates are now available for international buyers. We ship Internationally and Australia wide including Tasmania and WA.
SKU Code: F-214
Characteristics: Annual 60 cm
Seed per packet: Approx. 200
Seed per gram: Approx. 550
Asters are one of the most popular varieties of flowers to grow as they are guaranteed to prove a spectacular display of colour. This double-needle variety is in pink, red, yellow, violet, and blue colours. Hardy, they are excellent plants for long-lasting cut flowers. Aster performs well in a variety of situations including pots, containers, and borders.
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 the 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: 25cm
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.
We now stock a range of Propagation Accessories including the popular Aquamiser Propagation Kits, Pots, Native and Forestry Tubes, Trays, Labels and more.
We can only ship these items to Australian locations, international customers please request shipping quotation prior to purchasing.