GENTIANA straminea

Product 1198 From 2727
Zoom

GENTIANA straminea

Gentian
Select Item No. GA177

Available

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



Plant Description

Life Cycle: Perennial
Family: Gentianaceae
Origin: Western China
Special Features: GENTIANA straminea with almost tubular flowers, 3cm long, straw yellow. Best on moist, lime soil, in sunny posititon.
 
Basic Colour: (yellow / gold)
Flower Colour: straw-colored
Natural Flowering Period: June - July
 
Winter Hardiness Zones: Z5 - Z8
Foliage: few basal leaves, lanceolate to narrowly, 20cm
Growth Habit: cushion-forming / low-growing
Height with Flowers: 25 cm
Spacing between Plants: 15 cm
Soil Requirements: sandy / well-drained / average / humus rich, fertile / loamy
Location:
Usage: for the rock garden
Grams per 1000 seeds: 0.44444 Gram
Seeds per Gram
(does not correspond to the number of plants!):
2250
Gram to get 1000 plants
(if sown directly into pots etc. you will need a larger quantity):
1 Gram
Plug tray recommended size(s): open flats / 72
Sowing Direction:

(16) See 15 with the exception of germination being slower and more irregular. This poses no problems.

(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.

Cutting back at Transplanting: Not Necessary.
Container Size(s): 1 plug per 8/9 cm (3 1/2") / 1-2 plugs per 11/12 cm (4 1/2")
Fertilizer: Medium (150-200 ppm)
Jelitto · Seeds of more than 3700 different species and varieties

 

*: excl. TAX, excl. shipping