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SKU Code: F 430
Characteristics: Perennial, often grown as an annual 80 cm
Seed per packet: Approx.150
Seed per gram: Approx. 380
An attractive variety of Statice which produces clusters of purple-coloured flowers which grow atop the stiff angular stems. Ideal bedding plant and useful for cutting or drying flowers.
A hardy plant that tolerates coastal conditions
The long-lasting flowers make ideal fresh cut flowers as well as being a mainstay of traditional dried flower arrangements. Easy to grow they come in a large range of colours.
Tidy plants up when they start to look untidy for another magnificent display the following season.
Statice has been cultivated since the mid-17th century as a garden flower, but also as an herb that was used for the treatment of dysentery as well as other ailments.
Adaptable to most well-drained garden soils in an open sunny position.
Tropical: Late Summer to Early Autumn.
Temperate: Autumn to Spring
Cold: Spring or Early Autumn.
Sow: 6 mm deep.
Sow direct or in trays transplant when 5 cm high, avoid excessive root disturbance.
Germination: 14-28 days.
Plant space: 30 cm
Flowering: 20 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.