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