ALCHEMILLA mollis 'Select'

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ALCHEMILLA mollis 'Select'

Lady's Mantle
[Robustica, Giant Molly]
Select Item No. AG168

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1000 Seeds

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The minimum order quantity for this article are 500 seeds.

There are no units prepacked, any seed amount ( > minimum quantity) is weighed individually.



Plant Description

Article Type: (GOLD NUGGET SEED®)
Life Cycle: Perennial
Family: Rosaceae
Origin: Caucasus to Southern and Eastern Europe
Special Features: A robust and vigorous selection with stronger stems and uniform habit, for a more upright habit of this Lady's Mantle species. Hundreds of small, chartreuse-colored flowers create a veil of color. The leaves and flowers can also be used in flower arrangements. Leaves are neatly scalloped and catch rain drops, or the morning's dew, which appear like glistening beads. Outstanding, easy-to-grow border plant.
Historical: Introduced by JELITTO PERENNIAL SEEDS in 1981.
 
Basic Colour: (yellow / gold)
Flower Colour: chartreuse
Flowering: First year flowering
 
Winter Hardiness Zones: Z3 - Z8
Foliage: simple, orbicular, serrated, finely hairy, gray-green
Growth Habit: groundcover / clumping
Height with Flowers: 50 cm
Spacing between Plants: 45 cm
Soil Requirements: average
Location:
Characteristics: ornamental foliage plant
Usage: suitable for cutting
Grams per 1000 seeds: 0.3125 Gram
Seeds per Gram
(does not correspond to the number of plants!):
3200
Sowing Rates/Trays: 2 per cell
Plug tray recommended size(s): 72 / 128
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 Time Hint: Light-germinator, do not cover.
Sowing to Germination: 3 - 4 weeks
Germination to Transplant: 4 - 6 weeks
Transplanting to Potting: 6 - 8 weeks
Cutting back at Transplanting: Cut-back once to keep more compact.
Container Size(s): 1-2 plugs per 11/12 cm (4 1/2")
Vernalization: No vernalization required for flowering in the first year.
Forcing: Provide 16 hours of continuous lighting. During the short days of winter, provide a night interruption lighting of 4 hours between 10:00 p.m. and 2:00 a.m. 6-8 weeks to flower.
Fertilizer: Medium (150-200 ppm)
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