New colour in seed-raised Echinacea (first year flowering).
Single / Diameter: 8-10 cm / Days sowing to flowering: approx 18 weeks
July - frost
Perennial / O.P.
Bedding / Patio plant
Height: 55 cm
Sowing temperature: 20C / Sowing conditions: Sow in plugs or trays in week 6. cover slightly with vermiculite, keep soil moist/ Germination conditions: germination 5-14days 20 degrees, reduce temp. 18 degrees C. after germination, reduce moisture slightly
Grow at: 10C / Transplanting: once roots established / Plant out: 14-16 / Growth regulator:
Cultivation: 2 weeks before planting out, acclimatise to outdoor temperature
Container size: 17 cm / Plants p m2: 8-10 / Planting distance: 30 x 30 cm / Hardy / Sunny