HIERACIUM pilosella

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HIERACIUM pilosella

Hawkweed
(PILOSELLA officinarum)
Select Item No. HA228

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



Plant Description

Life Cycle: Perennial
Family: Asteraceae
Origin: Europe, Turkey, Middle East: nutrient poor grassland, roadsides, heaths.
 
Basic Colour: (yellow / gold)
Flower Colour: yellow
Natural Flowering Period: June - August
 
Winter Hardiness Zones: Z4 - Z10
Foliage: lanceolate, tomentose
Growth Habit: stoloniferous / mat-forming / vigorous / wintergreen
Height with Flowers: 15 cm
Spacing between Plants: 20 cm
Soil Requirements: dry / well-drained / average / poor, lean / warm / undemanding
Location:
Characteristics: medicinal plant / groundcover
Usage: honey-bee food plant / for the rock garden / for green roofs
Grams per 1000 seeds: 0.15385 Gram
Seeds per Gram
(does not correspond to the number of plants!):
6500
Gram to get 1000 plants
(if sown directly into pots etc. you will need a larger quantity):
0.5 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.

Cutting back at Transplanting: Not Necessary.
Fertilizer: Light (100-150 ppm)
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