BLUE BACKED WINDFLOWER
Large, snow white saucers with indigo stamens, and blue flushed backs, on 60cm red stems. Pretty, neat foliage mound 60cm diameter. Treasure for Dappled Shade or Shade under trees and shrubs. Blooms spring and summer. Easy to grow and low maintenance perennial clump. Frost hardy and tolerates clay. Mass plant for lovely shade groundcover.
SEED SOWING ADVICE:
Sow any time indoors in punnets, or scatter directly in garden in autumn and winter.
Sow on surface of good quality seed raising mix. Press gently into surface. Barely cover with mix.
Keep moist, at temperature not above 20C. If no germination in 3-4 weeks, wrap punnet in cling-wrap and keep in fridge (not freezer) for 2-4 weeks. Return to under 20C for germination. Seedlings begin emerging in approx. 30 days. Do not discard punnet as seeds will continue to germinate.
10 seeds per pack