LUZULA sylvatica 'Solar Flair'

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LUZULA sylvatica 'Solar Flair'

Select Item No. ZA256

Quantitative Restriction

One Portion is usually sufficient for approx. 50 plants.
Please switch to gram for larger quantities.

Plant Description

Life Cycle: Perennial
Family: Juncaceae
Origin: Europe
Special Features: Decorative golden foliage shines like a beacon early in the season. Consistant golden foliage during the cool season, clear light green during summer. Interesting widely arching spikes can be used in fresh or dried arrangements.
Historical: Introduced by JELITTO PERENNIAL SEEDS in 2009. The name originates from latin 'luceo' meaning to shine. Sylvatica hints at its woodlands origins.
Basic Colour: (yellow / gold)
Flower Colour: straw-colored
Natural Flowering Period: April - June
Winter Hardiness Zones: Z5 - Z8
Foliage: narrow lanceolate leaves, dense rosettes, fringed hairy edges
Growth Habit: stoloniferous / lax / evergreen
Height with Flowers: 30 cm
Spacing between Plants: 45 cm
Soil Requirements: average / humus rich, fertile
Characteristics: ornamental foliage plant / groundcover
Usage: suitable for cutting
Grams per 1000 seeds: 0.51282 Gram
Seeds per Gram
(does not correspond to the number of plants!):
Gram to get 1000 plants
(if sown directly into pots etc. you will need a larger quantity):
1 Gram
Sowing Rates/Trays: 2 per cell
Plug tray recommended size(s): open flats / 72
Sowing Direction:

(9) These seeds germinate rapidly depending on species and origin. If germination does not occur after 3–4 weeks a cooling period of 2–4 weeks is recommended.

Best Sowing Date
(northern Hemisphere, Field condition):
late autumn - early spring
Sowing to Germination: 6 - 10 weeks
Germination to Transplant: 4 - 6 weeks
Transplanting to Potting: 6 - 8 weeks
Container Size(s): 1 plug per 8/9 cm (3 1/2") / 1-2 plugs per 11/12 cm (4 1/2") / 2-3 plugs per 15 cm (6")
Fertilizer: Medium (150-200 ppm)
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