Scutellaria baicalensis

‘Oriental Blue’

ORIENTAL BLUE SKULLCAP

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Scutellaria baicalensis ‘Oriental Blue’
ORIENTAL BLUE SKULLCAP

Long spikes of blue-purple flowers. Extra-long blooming groundcover during spring, summer & autumn. Hardy & easy to grow. Evergreen perennial. Herbal medicine uses. Part Shade to Sun. Frost & dry hardy. Suits poorer soils, including sandy. 30cm H x 60cm W.

SEED SOWING ADVICE: QUICK & EASY

Sow at any time of year in punnets indoors / or scatter in garden in autumn, winter or early spring.

Indoors: Sow in punnets on surface of good quality seed raising mix. Press gently. Barely cover with 2mm of mix/ sand/grit. Need light to germinate.

Keep moist at 15-21°C approx.

Seedlings emerge in approx. 7-21 days.

If shy to germinate – Cling-wrap moist sown punnet. Place in fridge (not freezer) for 4-6 weeks. Then remove, unwrap & return to well-lit position at 15-21°C.  Keep moist.

30 seeds per pack