CAMASSIA quamash

Product 708 From 3785

CAMASSIA quamash

Select Item No. CA054


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

Plant Description

Life Cycle: Perennial
Family: Hyacinthaceae
Origin: Western North America: mountain meadows, prairie, banks.
Special Features: Light blue star-shaped racemes. Tolerates more moisture in the substrate than most other bulbous plants. Suitable for natural landscaping. Deer resistant.
Basic Colour: (blue)
Flower Colour: light blue
Natural Flowering Period: May - June
Winter Hardiness Zones: Z4 - Z7
Growth Habit: erect / bulbous
Height with Flowers: 60 cm
Spacing between Plants: 35 cm
Soil Requirements: moist
Usage: suitable for cutting
Grams per 1000 seeds: 5 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):
5 Gram
Sowing Direction:

(8) These perennial seeds germinate very irregularly over a long period. Lower temperatures of less than +5°C [41°F] are very effective. Seed trays should not be discarded prematurely. Constant moisture must be maintained. Do not leave in direct sunlight. For Alstroemeria we recommend to keep sowing for 3 weeks at approximately +30°C [86°F], then 3 weeks at +5°C [41°F], then at +21°C [70°F].

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