ANACYCLUS pyrethrum var. depressus

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ANACYCLUS pyrethrum var. depressus

Mount Atlas Daisy
[Gartenzwerg, Spring Carpet, Gnome]
Select Item No. AA368


1 Portion contains 20-250 seeds depending on value and size.
Please switch to gram for larger quantities.

Plant Description

Life Cycle: Perennial
Family: Asteraceae
Origin: North Africa, Algeria
Special Features: ANACYCLUS pyrethrum var. depressus is a showy flowering perennial. The daisy flowers are 3cm wide with white petals, wonderful red on the reverse. The flowerheads are just above the grey-green foliage. Best in a sunny spot with well-drained soil. Even suitable for walls and within rock formation.
Basic Colour: (white / cream)
Flower Colour: white, underside red
Natural Flowering Period: April - June
Flowering: First year flowering
Winter Hardiness Zones: Z5 - Z9
Foliage: silvery feathered
Growth Habit: mat-forming / low-growing
Height with Flowers: 10 cm
Spacing between Plants: 15 cm
Soil Requirements: dry / well-drained / average / warm
Characteristics: medicinal plant / groundcover
Usage: for the rock garden
Portion weight: 0.088 Gram
Grams per 1000 seeds: 0.55556 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):
2 Gram
Plug tray recommended size(s): 128 / 288
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):
early spring - early summer
Sowing to Germination: 1 - 3 weeks
Container Size(s): 1 plug per 8/9 cm (3 1/2")
Fertilizer: Light (100-150 ppm)
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