KNAUTIA macedonica 'Midget Mauves'

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KNAUTIA macedonica 'Midget Mauves'

Macedorian Scabious
Select Item No. KA032


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

Plant Description

Life Cycle: Perennial
Family: Dipsacaceae
Special Features: Branched stems, uncountable flower heads, stable upright, vigorous rosettes.
Historical: Introduced by JELITTO PERENNIAL SEEDS in 2019.
Basic Colour: (pink / salmon)
Flower Colour: mauve-purple
Natural Flowering Period: June - October
Flowering: First year flowering
Winter Hardiness Zones: Z5 - Z10
Growth Habit: clumping / compact
Height with Flowers: 40 cm
Soil Requirements: average
Usage: honey-bee food plant / for the rock garden / flowering pot plant
Grams per 1000 seeds: 4.7619 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):
15 Gram
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.

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