PENSTEMON hirsutus var. pygmeus f. albus

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GOLD NUGGET SEED ® PENSTEMON hirsutus var. pygmeus f. albus   Seeds

PENSTEMON hirsutus var. pygmeus f. albus

Select Item No. PG231

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1000 Seeds

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The minimum order quantity for this article are 500 seeds.

There are no units prepacked, any seed amount ( > minimum quantity) is weighed individually.



Plant Description

Article Type: (GOLD NUGGET SEED ®)
Life Cycle: Perennial
Family: Scrophulariaceae
Origin: Species grows (USA): Tennessee to Wisconsin eastwards to New England
Special Features: Very compact habit and dainty flowers. Diminutive size is ideal for planting terraced rock walls.
Historical: Introduced by JELITTO PERENNIAL SEEDS in 2006
 
Basic Colour: (white / cream)
Flower Colour: pure white
Natural Flowering Period: June - August
Flowering: Second year flowering
 
Winter Hardiness Zones: Z3 - Z8
Foliage: tiny hairs, oblong to lanceolate
Growth Habit: compact / low-growing
Height with Flowers: 15 cm
Spacing between Plants: 25 cm
Soil Requirements: dry / well-drained / average
Location:
Usage: for the rock garden
Grams per 1000 seeds: 0.08 Gram
Seeds per Gram
(does not correspond to the number of plants!):
12500
Sowing Rates/Trays: 4 - 5 per cell
Plug tray recommended size(s): 72 / 128
Sowing Direction:

(15) Rapidly germinating, keep seed in constant moisture (not wet) with temperatures of about +20°C [68°F]. Seeds must be covered thinly. Do not cover very small seeds, but tightly press into the earth. Keep in cooler conditions after germination occurs.

Best Sowing Date
(northern Hemisphere, Field condition):
Anytime
Sowing to Germination: 3 - 4 weeks
Germination to Transplant: 3 - 4 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")
Fertilizer: Light (100-150 ppm)
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