CENTAUREA dealbata 'Pink Passion'

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CENTAUREA dealbata 'Pink Passion'

Persian Cornflower
(PSEPHELLUS)
Select Item No. CA309

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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: Caucasus Mountains
Special Features: Richly branched, reblooms after deadheading.
Historical: Introduced by JELITTO PERENNIAL SEEDS in 2024.
 
Basic Colour: (pink / salmon)
Flower Colour: brilliant pink with light center
Natural Flowering Period: June - September
Flowering: First year flowering
 
Winter Hardiness Zones: Z3 - Z9
Foliage: pinnatifid, grey on the undersides
Growth Habit: erect / compact / richly branched
Height with Flowers: 30 cm
Soil Requirements: dry / well-drained / average
Location:
Usage: honey-bee food plant / suitable for cutting / flowering pot plant
Portion weight: 0.4 Gram
Grams per 1000 seeds: 8 Gram
Seeds per Gram
(does not correspond to the number of plants!):
125
Gram to get 1000 plants
(if sown directly into pots etc. you will need a larger quantity):
20 Gram
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.

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