Botanical Name: Dierama pulcherrimum White Blushed Pink
Common Name: Fairy Fishing Rod White Blushed Pink
Category: Hardy Perennial
Seed Count: 20
Dierama pulcherrimum White Blushed Pink, Fairy Fishing Rod White Blushed Pink: One of our selected hybrids. Graceful arching stems 150 cm high sway in the wind with dangling, white blushed palest pink bells during the spring—summer months. These are followed by ornamental seed heads. Tall narrow sword like clumping, evergreen foliage stands to 100 cm. Enjoys full sun to light shade in well drained soil. Not fussy on soil type. Heat, dry and frost hardy. Lovely structural low maintenance perennial. 150 cm H x 70 cm W.
Dierama seed can be sown at any time into a good quality compost or seed raising mix. Cover with fine river sand or compost to 5mm depth. Natural germination will occur outside or in a seed raising tray kept at 15-20 degrees C. Germination takes from one to three month. Grow on the individual grass like seedlings in small pots. Protect from frost in first year. Dieramas do cross pollinate easily with other species and varieties. These seeds may produce some flower colours differing from parent plant.