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SKU Code: F 544,
Characteristics: Perennial, usually grown as an annual 180 cm
Seed per packet: Approx. 25
Seed per gram: Approx. 95
Henry VIII produces a profusion of stunning almost black single flowers making it a wonderful addition to any flower bed.
Outstanding longevity in the garden, plant on mass in beds and borders for a stunning colour display. King Henry VIII also makes an excellent cut flower.
Prefers a fertile moist well-drained soil in a sunny to partially shaded position.
Tropical: Autumn to early winter.
Sub-tropical: Autumn to early winter
Temperate: Late summer to autumn.
Cold: Mid-summer to late autumn.
Sow: 5-6mm deep and gently firm. Keep moist but not too wet.
For best results raise in trays of a porous seed raising mix. Transplant when about 8cm high.
Germination: 10-14 days.
Plant space: 30-40cm
Flowering: 26 weeks
Feed with a soluble fertiliser every two weeks for stronger plants.
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.