LIMONIUM latifolium

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LIMONIUM latifolium

Sea Lavender
(platyphyllum)
Select Item No. LA264

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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: Plumbaginaceae
Origin: Europe
Special Features: A reliable border plant for texture, color and length of bloom with hundreds of tiny pale-blue flowers that create a lovely airy effect above the broad green paddle-shaped leaves. Good for cut flowers - fresh or dried, drought tolerant, resistant to deer.
 
Basic Colour: (blue)
Flower Colour: blue
Natural Flowering Period: May - July
 
Winter Hardiness Zones: Z4 - Z8
Foliage: broad, deep green
Growth Habit: clumping
Height with Flowers: 50 cm
Spacing between Plants: 50 cm
Soil Requirements: dry / well-drained
Location:
Usage: suitable for cutting
Grams per 1000 seeds: 0.83333 Gram
Seeds per Gram
(does not correspond to the number of plants!):
1200
Gram to get 1000 plants
(if sown directly into pots etc. you will need a larger quantity):
2 Gram
Sowing Rates/Trays: 2 per cell
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):
Anytime
Sowing to Germination: 2 - 3 weeks
Germination to Transplant: 4 - 6 weeks
Transplanting to Potting: 4 - 6 weeks
Container Size(s): 1 plug per 8/9 cm (3 1/2") / 1-2 plugs per 11/12 cm (4 1/2") / 2-3 plugs per 15 cm (6")
Fertilizer: Medium (150-200 ppm)
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