TWEEDIA coerulea

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TWEEDIA coerulea

Blue Star Milkweed, Southern Blue Star
[Heavenly Blue, Sky Blue]
Select Item No. TA360


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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: Apocynaceae
Origin: Southern South-America
Distinction: Award of Garden Merit (A.G.M.) from the Royal Horticultural Society.
Special Features: Excellent for flower arrangements. Exciting blue-turquoise flower color with a beautiful five-pointed star. Long, exotic fruit capsules. Nectar plant for insects.
Basic Colour: (blue)
Flower Colour: heavenly blue star shaped blossoms
Natural Flowering Period: June - October
Flowering: First year flowering
Winter Hardiness Zones: Z8 - Z11
Height with Flowers: 50 cm
Spacing between Plants: 25 cm
Soil Requirements: dry / average
Usage: suitable for cutting
Portion weight: 0.3 Gram
Grams per 1000 seeds: 7.14286 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):
12 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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